US HB161 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-2)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-03-04 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Permits nationals of Venezuela to qualify for temporary protected status, which prevents their removal from the United States and allows them to obtain employment and travel authorization. Such status shall be available to qualifying nationals of Venezuela for 18 months starting from this bill's enactment.

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Title

Venezuela TPS Act of 2021

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-03-04HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseReferred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on the Budget, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2021-01-04HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB50 (Related) 2021-01-26 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

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