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Uniting American Families Act of 2009
Bill # H.R.1024
Status:
02/12/2009: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
03/16/2009: Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law.

Committee/Subcommittee Activity:
Judiciary: Referral, In Committee

Amendment(s):
No amendments.

Sponsors (Primary *) 135:

Summary:
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships.
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