H.R.5848 - A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the deportation of nonimmigrant alien students who knowingly participated in a violent political demonstration or otherwise participated in activities inconsistent with the terms of their admittance to the United States.96th Congress (1979-1980)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Mathis, Dawson [D-GA-2] (Introduced 11/08/1979)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/08/1979 Referred to House Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5848 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/08/1979)
Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to include within the categories of deportable aliens foreign students who knowingly participated in a political demonstration resulting in, or intending to result in, injury or damage to another's person or property.
Permits the Attorney General to suspend deportation of such foreign students.