Home > 106th Congressional Bills > H.R. 322 (rh) For the relief of Suchada Kwong. [Reported in House] ...

H.R. 322 (rh) For the relief of Suchada Kwong. [Reported in House] ...


Google
 
Web GovRecords.org


106th CONGRESS
  1st Session
                                H. R. 322


_______________________________________________________________________


                   IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

                             July 21, 1999

  Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

_______________________________________________________________________

                                 AN ACT


 
                    For the relief of Suchada Kwong.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. PERMANENT RESIDENT STATUS FOR SUCHADA KWONG.

    (a) In General.--Notwithstanding subsections (a) and (b) of section 
201 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, Suchada Kwong shall be 
eligible for issuance of an immigrant visa or for adjustment of status 
to that of an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence upon 
filing an application for issuance of an immigrant visa under section 
204 of such Act or for adjustment of status to lawful permanent 
resident.
    (b) Adjustment of Status.--If Suchada Kwong enters the United 
States before the filing deadline specified in subsection (c), she 
shall be considered to have entered and remained lawfully and shall, if 
otherwise eligible, be eligible for adjustment of status under section 
245 of the Immigration and Nationality Act as of the date of the 
enactment of this Act.
    (c) Deadline for Application and Payment of Fees.--Subsections (a) 
and (b) shall apply only if the application for issuance of an 
immigrant visa or the application for adjustment of status is filed 
with appropriate fees within 2 years after the date of the enactment of 
this Act.
    (d) Reduction of Immigrant Visa Number.--Upon the granting of an 
immigrant visa or permanent residence to Suchada Kwong, the Secretary 
of State shall instruct the proper officer to reduce by 1, during the 
current or next following fiscal year, the total number of immigrant 
visas that are made available to natives of the country of the alien's 
birth under section 203(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act or, 
if applicable, the total number of immigrant visas that are made 
available to natives of the country of the alien's birth under section 
202(e) of such Act.
    (e) Denial of Preferential Immigration Treatment for Certain 
Relatives.--The natural parents, brothers, and sisters of Suchada Kwong 
shall not, by virtue of such relationship, be accorded any right, 
privilege, or status under the Immigration and Nationality Act.

            Passed the House of Representatives July 20, 1999.

            Attest:

                                                 JEFF TRANDAHL,

                                                                 Clerk.

Pages: 1

Other Popular 106th Congressional Bills Documents:

1 S. 1269 (is) To provide that the Federal Government and States shall be subject to the same procedures and substantive laws that would apply to persons on whose behalf certain civil actions may be brought, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] %%...
2 S.J.Res. 14 (is) Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States authorizing Congress to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States. [Introduced in Senate] ...
3 H.R. 1498 (ih) To amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes. [Introduced in House] ...
4 H.R. 4888 (ih) To protect innocent children. [Introduced in House] ...
5 H.R. 4570 (ih) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income amounts received on account of claims based on certain unlawful discrimination and to allow income averaging for backpay and frontpay awards received on account of such...
6 H.R. 4625 (enr) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2108 East 38th Street in Erie, Pennsylvania, as the ``Gertrude A. Barber Post Office Building''. [Enrolled bill] ...
7 H.R. 457 (rs) To amend title 5, United States Code, to increase the amount of leave time available to a Federal employee in any year in connection with serving as an organ donor, and for other purposes. [Reported in Senate] ...
8 S. 2289 (rfh) [Referred in House] ...
9 H.R. 4110 (rh) To amend title 44, United States Code, to authorize appropriations for the National Historical Publications and Records Commission for fiscal years 2002 through 2005. [Reported in House] ...
10 H.R. 2346 (rds) To authorize the enforcement by State and local governments of certain Federal Communications Commission regulations regarding use of citizens band radio equipment. [Received in the Senate] ...
11 S. 2156 (is) To suspend through December 31, 2003, the duty on textured rolled glass sheets. [Introduced in Senate] ...
12 H.R. 5362 (rds) To increase the amount of fees charged to employers who are petitioners for the employment of H-1B non-immigrant workers, and for other purposes. [Received in the Senate] ...
13 S. 1792 (es) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend expiring provisions, to fully allow the nonrefundable personal credits against regular tax liability, and for other purposes. [Engrossed in Senate] ...
14 S. 259 (is) To increase the role of the Secretary of Transportation in administering section 901 of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
15 H.R. 3064 (pp) Making appropriations for the government of the District of Columbia and other activities chargeable in whole or in part against revenues of said District for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, and for other purposes. [Public Print]...
16 H.R. 1651 (enr) To amend the Fishermen's Protective Act of 1967 to extend the period during which reimbursement may be provided to owners of United States fishing vessels for costs incurred when such a vessel is seized and detained by a foreign country, a...
17 S. 278 (rs) To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands to the county of Rio Arriba, New Mexico. [Reported in Senate] ...
18 S. 2002 (rh) For the relief of Tony Lara. [Reported in House] ...
19 H.R. 5512 (ih) To amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, to clarify the [Introduced in House] ...
20 S. 376 (is) To amend the Communications Satellite Act of 1962 to promote competition and privatization in satellite communications, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
21 H.R. 2798 (rh) To authorize the Secretary of Commerce to provide financial assistance to the States of Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and California for salmon habitat restoration projects in coastal waters and upland drainages. [Reported in House] %%Filenam...
22 H.R. 5635 (ih) To amend the National Labor Relations Act. [Introduced in House] ...
23 H.Con.Res. 52 (rh) Authorizing the use of the East Front of the Capitol Grounds for performances sponsored by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. [Reported in House] ...
24 S. 11 (is) For the relief of Wei Jingsheng. [Introduced in Senate] ...
25 H.R. 4040 (ih) To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for the establishment of a program under which long-term care insurance is made available to Federal employees, members of the uniformed services, and civilian and military retirees, and for...
26 H.Res. 10 (rds) Appointing the authorizing managers for the impeachment trial of William Jefferson Clinton, President of the United States. [Received in the Senate] ...
27 H.Con.Res. 439 (eh) [Engrossed in House] ...
28 H.Con.Res. 337 (ih) Expressing the sense of the Congress regarding tuberous sclerosis. [Introduced in House] ...
29 S. 2045 (is) To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to H-1B nonimmigrant aliens. [Introduced in Senate] ...
30 S. 1791 (is) To authorize the Librarian of Congress to purchase papers of Dr. Martin Luther King, Junior, from Dr. King's estate. [Introduced in Senate] ...


Other Documents:

106th Congressional Bills Records and Documents

GovRecords.org presents information on various agencies of the United States Government. Even though all information is believed to be credible and accurate, no guarantees are made on the complete accuracy of our government records archive. Care should be taken to verify the information presented by responsible parties. Please see our reference page for congressional, presidential, and judicial branch contact information. GovRecords.org values visitor privacy. Please see the privacy page for more information.
House Rules:

104th House Rules
105th House Rules
106th House Rules

Congressional Bills:

104th Congressional Bills
105th Congressional Bills
106th Congressional Bills
107th Congressional Bills
108th Congressional Bills

Supreme Court Decisions

Supreme Court Decisions

Additional

1995 Privacy Act Documents
1997 Privacy Act Documents
1994 Unified Agenda
2004 Unified Agenda

Congressional Documents:

104th Congressional Documents
105th Congressional Documents
106th Congressional Documents
107th Congressional Documents
108th Congressional Documents

Congressional Directory:

105th Congressional Directory
106th Congressional Directory
107th Congressional Directory
108th Congressional Directory

Public Laws:

104th Congressional Public Laws
105th Congressional Public Laws
106th Congressional Public Laws
107th Congressional Public Laws
108th Congressional Public Laws

Presidential Records

1994 Presidential Documents
1995 Presidential Documents
1996 Presidential Documents
1997 Presidential Documents
1998 Presidential Documents
1999 Presidential Documents
2000 Presidential Documents
2001 Presidential Documents
2002 Presidential Documents
2003 Presidential Documents
2004 Presidential Documents

Home Executive Judicial Legislative Additional Reference About Privacy