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ERIC Number: ED351414
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Aug-10
Pages: 9
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Chinese Student Protection Act of 1992. Report To Accompany S. 1216 of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, 102D Congress, 2d Session.
Brooks, Jack
This congressional report describes and analyzes the federal Chinese Student Protection Act of 1992 (S. 1216). This act provides for the adjustment of status under the Immigration and Nationality Act of certain nationals of the People's Republic of China until conditions permit their return in safety to China. An opening section presents the text of the amendment. Brief sections offer explanations of the amendment, a summary of its purpose, and a report of a favorable voice vote by the Committee on the Judiciary. A longer discussion section describes the political background of the People's Republic of China, an Executive Order made in response to those conditions, the need for this legislation to continue protection for individuals now temporarily protected under the Executive Order, a summary of the bill and its implications, and a brief history of the legislation. Included are short reports on oversight findings and budget and tax expenditures. A final section describes the Congressional Budget Office cost estimate and an inflationary impact statement. (JB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on the Judiciary.
Identifiers: Amnesty; China; Chinese People; Immigration; Immigration and Nationality Act Amendments