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To amend the INA to modify the requirements for admission of nonimmigrant nurses in health professional shortage areas.
Bill # H.R.1933
Status:
05/23/2011: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
06/23/2011: Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
06/23/2011: Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
07/19/2011: Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 112-153.
07/19/2011: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 99.
08/01/2011: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
08/01/2011: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1933.
08/01/2011: Considered under suspension of the rules.
08/01/2011: Mr. Smith (TX) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
08/01/2011: At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
08/01/2011: Considered as unfinished business.
08/01/2011: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
08/01/2011: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 407 - 17 (Roll no. 685).

Committee/Subcommittee Activity:
Judiciary: Referral, In Committee
Judiciary: Referral, In Committee

Amendment(s):
No amendments.

Sponsors (Primary *) 5:

Summary:
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the requirements for admission of nonimmigrant nurses in health professional shortage areas.
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