Current Legislation

Home  •  Elected Officials  •  Bills & Votes  •  Election  •  Media
Congressional Legislation Details
Makes Israeli nationals eligible to enter the United States as nonimmigrant traders and investors as provided for under the Immigration and Nationality Act if Israel provides reciprocal nonimmigrant treatment to U.S. nationals.
Bill # H.R.3992
Status:
02/09/2012: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
02/16/2012: Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement.
02/27/2012: Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement Discharged.
02/28/2012: Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
02/28/2012: Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
03/08/2012: Reported by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 112-410.
03/08/2012: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 282.
03/19/2012: Mr. Smith (TX) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
03/19/2012: Considered under suspension of the rules.
03/19/2012: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3992.
03/19/2012: 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.
03/19/2012: Considered as unfinished business.
03/19/2012: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 371 - 0 (Roll no. 111).
03/19/2012: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
03/20/2012: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
05/24/2012: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
05/24/2012: Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.
05/25/2012: Message on Senate action sent to the House.
05/31/2012: Presented to President.
06/08/2012: Signed by President.
06/08/2012: Became Public Law No: 112-130.

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

Amendment(s):
No amendments.

Sponsors (Primary *) 12:

Summary:
2/9/2012--Introduced. Makes Israeli nationals eligible to enter the United States as nonimmigrant traders and investors as provided for under the Immigration and Nationality Act if Israel provides reciprocal nonimmigrant treatment to U.S. nationals.
View bill text or latest amendments from Thomas.
Back to main bill page
Tell-A-Friend
powered by CQ Roll Call ©2016