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Hong Kong Safe Harbor Act

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LATEST UPDATE: The Hong Kong Safe Harbor Act was filed as an amendment to attach to Senate's China Legislative Package, but was not included a the 500+amendments to the S. 1260 United States Innovation and Competition Act of 2021 (Substitute amendment to the Endless Frontier Act),following a cloture motion introduced by Schumer Thursday.

Senate 

(S.295)

Introduced date: 

2021-02-08

Bill Status:

Introduced

Passed House

Passed Senate

Signed by President

House 

(H.R. 461)

Introduced date: 

2021-01-25

Bill Status:

Introduced

Passed House

Passed Senate

Signed by President

Bills' Details

The Hong Kong Safe Harbor Act would designate residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as Priority 2 refugees.

- HK residents provided refugee status under this section shall not be counted against any numerical limitation under section 201, 202, 203, or 207 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1151, 1152, 1153, and 1157).

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