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HR 1885 IH

107th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1885

To expand the class of beneficiaries who may apply for adjustment of status under section 245(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act by extending the deadline for classification petition and labor certification filings, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 17, 2001

Mr. GEKAS (for himself, Mr. SENSENBRENNER, Mr. KING, and Ms. ROS-LEHTINEN) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To expand the class of beneficiaries who may apply for adjustment of status under section 245(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act by extending the deadline for classification petition and labor certification filings, and for other purposes.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `Section 245(i) Extension Act of 2001'.

SEC. 2. EXTENSION OF DEADLINE.

    Section 245(i)(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1255(i)(1)) is amended--
      (1) in subparagraph (B)(i), by striking `2001;' and inserting `2001, or during the 120-day period beginning on the date of the enactment of the Section 245(i) Extension Act of 2001;'; and
      (2) by amending subparagraph (C) to read as follows:
      `(C) who, in the case of a beneficiary of a petition for classification, or an application for labor certification, described in subparagraph (B) that was filed after January 14, 1998--
        `(i) was physically present in the United States on December 21, 2000; and
        `(ii) demonstrates that the familial or employment relationship that is the basis of such petition for classification or application for labor certification existed on or before April 30, 2001;'.

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