Published Date:  

2006-09-07 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would create a waiver of inadmissibility based on misrepresenation if the alien is an immediate relative of an active duty or reserve member of the Armed Forces, would make that waiver available upon enactment, and would apply the waiver to misrepresentations made before, on, or after enactment; and would extend eligibility for a V nonimmigrant visa to those immediate relative aliens.

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive inadmissibility based on a misrepresentation in the case of an immediate relative of an active duty or reserve member of the Armed Forces and to extent the V nonimmigrant visa program for spouses and children of such a member.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

No Position
Sponsored by:  Rep. Solomon Ortiz [D-TX27, 1983-2010] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 6047

Chamber:  

House