H.R.9560 - A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to facilitate the admission into the United States of more than two adopted children, and to provide for the expeditious naturalization of adopted children.95th Congress (1977-1978)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Harris, Herbert E., II [D-VA-8] (Introduced 10/13/1977)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/13/1977 Referred to House Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.9560 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/13/1977)
Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the limit on the number of alien children which may be adopted.
Repeals the provisions of the Act which require alien children adopted by United States citizens to reside in the United States for two years in the legal custody of such citizen before being eligible for United States citizenship by naturalization.