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H.R.1923: To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for the eligibility of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region for designation for participation in the visa waiver program for certain visitors to the United States.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about immigration
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Sponsor Mark Amodei, R-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 14 (8 Democrats, 6 Republicans)
Introduced May 9, 2013
Latest Major Action June 14, 2013
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Bill Summary

Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to make the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China (PRC) eligible for designation as a visa waiver program country.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
May 9, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.