| Home > 105th Congressional Bills > S. 2476 (rs) For the relief of Wei Jengsheng. ...
S. 2476 (rs) For the relief of Wei Jengsheng. ...
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
October 16, 1998
Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
For the relief of Wei Jingsheng.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. PERMANENT RESIDENCE.
Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for purposes of the
Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq.), Wei Jingsheng
shall be held and considered to have been lawfully admitted to the
United States for permanent residence as of the date of the enactment
of this Act upon payment of the required visa fee.
SEC. 2. REDUCTION OF NUMBER OF AVAILABLE VISAS.
Upon the granting of permanent residence to Wei Jingsheng as
provided in this Act, the Secretary of State shall instruct the proper
officer to reduce by one during the current fiscal year the total
number of immigrant visas available to natives of the country of the
alien's birth under section 203(a) of the Immigration and Nationality
Act (8 U.S.C. 1153(a)).
Passed the Senate October 15 (legislative day, October 2),
Other Popular 105th Congressional Bills Documents:
||H.R. 462 (ih) To amend the Federal Election Campaign Act of 1971 to control House of Representatives campaign spending, and for other purposes. ...
||H.Res. 559 (eh) ...
||S. 1364 (rs) To eliminate unnecessary and wasteful Federal reports. ...
||S.Res. 160 (ats) To commend the exemplary leadership of the majority leader. ...
||H.R. 2885 (ih) To authorize the establishment of a Cold War memorial. ...
||H.R. 242 (ih) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to eliminate the marriage penalty under the one-time exclusion of gain on the sale of a principal residence by an individual who has attained age 55. ...
||H.R. 4501 (enr) To require the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study to improve the access for persons with disabilities to outdoor recreational opportunities made available to the public. ...
||H.R. 3156 (eh) To present a congressional gold medal to Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. ...
||S.Con.Res. 111 (es) ...
||H.R. 2209 (rh) Making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1998, and for other purposes. ...
||H.R. 1928 (ih) To suspend until January 1, 2001, the duty on a chemical. ...
||S. 104 (rs) To amend the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982. ...
||S. 245 (is) To amend title 28, United States Code, to authorize the appointment of additional bankruptcy judges for the judicial district of Maryland. ...
||H.R. 3255 (ih) To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require universal product numbers on claims forms submitted for reimbursement of durable medical equipment and other items under the Medicare Program. ...
||H.R. 3495 (ih) To amend the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to limit fees charged by financial institutions for the use of automatic teller machines, and for other purposes. ...
||S. 680 (is) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for interest paid on loans for higher education, to provide for education savings accounts, and for other purposes. ...
||H.Res. 332 (ih) Expressing concern for the plight of Assyrians in the Near East. ...
||H.R. 2622 (ih) To make miscellaneous and technical changes to various trade laws. ...
||S. 2396 (is) To amend the Agricultural Adjustment Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a pilot program under which milk producers and cooperatives will be permitted to enter into forward price contracts with milk handlers. %%Filename:...
||H.R. 3295 (pcs) To designate the Federal building located at 1301 Clay Street in Oakland, California, as the ``Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building''. ...
||H.R. 3114 (rh) To authorize United States participation in a quota increase and the New Arrangements to Borrow of the International Monetary Fund, and for other purposes. ...
||S. 476 (eah) ...
||H.R. 369 (ih) To require the Federal Communications Commission to prescribe rules to protect public safety by preventing broadcasts that create hazards for motorists. ...
||S. 932 (is) To amend the National Agricultural Research, Extension, and Teaching ...
||H.R. 2195 (ih) To provide for certain measures to increase monitoring of products of the People's Republic of China that are made with forced labor. ...
||S. 527 (is) To prescribe labels for packages and advertising for tobacco products, to provide for the disclosure of certain information relating to tobacco products, and for other purposes. ...
||H.R. 405 (ih) To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage ...
||H.R. 1019 (rh) To provide for a boundary adjustment and land conveyance involving the Raggeds Wilderness, White River National Forest, Colorado, to correct the effects of earlier erroneous land surveys. ...
||S.J.Res. 44 (rs) Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to protect the rights of crime victims. ...
||H.J.Res. 135 (enr) Making further continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 1999, and for other purposes. ...
105th 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.