Amendments to Refugee Relief Act of 1953.

Hearing before the subcommittee, Eighty-fourth Congress, second session, on S. 3570, S. 3571, S. 3572, S. 3573, S. 3574, and S. 3606. May 3, 1956
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Amendments to Refugee Relief Act of Hearings before the Subcommittee of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Eighty-fourth Congress, first session, on S.

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7, ) with Amendments of Aug. 31, (Public Law83rd Cong.)." © Publishing by ➵ no defined ♠ Genre ➳ ♥ Book Title: Refugee Relief Act of (Public Law83rd Cong., Aug. 7, ) with Amendments of Aug. 31, (Public Law83rd Cong.). The Refugee Relief Act of has now been in effect for almost two years.

It was enacted to enable the United States Amendments to Refugee Relief Act of 1953. book participate with other nations in a great humanitarian effort for the relief of tragic victims of the postwar world, and for the reduction, in a measure, of over-population stresses in friendly nations.

Title: IMPLEMENTATION OF THE REFUGEE RELIEF ACT OF Subject: IMPLEMENTATION OF THE REFUGEE RELIEF ACT OF Keywords: Approved For Release /01/CIA-RDP80RR0~ f 0 PERATIONS COORD INATIAIG BOARD 4Jashing D. May 1$, MEMORANDUM FOR THE 4PERATIf7N5 C~RDINATING BOARD SUBJECTS Implementation of the Refugee Relief Act of Sir: I transmit herewith a copy of the third semiannual report of the Administrator of the Refugee Relief Act of (Public Law83d Cong., 1st sess., as amended by Public Law83d Cong., 2d sess.), as required by the provisions of section 19 of that act.

Very truly yours, John Foster Dulles. Refugee Relief Act; Other short titles: Special Migration Act of Long title: An Act for the relief of certain refugees, and orphans, and for other purposes. Nicknames: Refugee Relief Act of Enacted by: the 83rd United States Congress: Effective: August 7, Citations; Public law: Statutes at Large: 67 Stat.

Codification; Titles amendedEnacted by: the 83rd United States Congress. The Refugee Relief Act of authorized nearlyspecial non-quota immigrant visas for refugees and escapees from communist countries. The U.S. issued these visas between and Chinese refugees received 2, visas under this program, at a time when the annual immigrant quota for China was The Refugee Relief Act (RRA) of August 7,and the amendments of Augustauthorized the admission ofrefugees from war-torn Europe and escapees from Communist-occupied countries.

Thirty percent of the admissions during the life of the Act. On this day inPresident Dwight D. Eisenhower signed into law the Refugee Relief Act of The legislation supplanted the Displaced Persons Act ofwhich had expired at the end of It resulted in the admission ofimmigrants to the United States, includ Italians.

President Dwight D.

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Eisenhower asked Congress for a law to admit additional refugees, and the legislators responded with the Refugee Relief Act of that admitted anotherpersons.

The measure also included a few thousand Palestinians from the Middle East and 5, Asians. The item The Refugee Relief Act ofas amended: fifth semiannual report of the administrator of the Refugee Relief Act of as amended represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Boston University Libraries.

This item is available to borrow from all library branches. The Refuge Relief Act of another postwar refugee statute, missior similarly prohibited the admission of such aliens, of exci Thus, enactment of H.R. would establish within the perma- sisted nent U.S.

immigration law a provision which has appeared previously rehigio in special refugee measures.

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Secti the iss. Representative Judd, who had served as a medical missionary in China, took the lead in adding visa provisions for Chinese refugees and for people of Asian descent.

Subsequent amendments increased the number of Chinese visas and expanded the program to Africa and the Middle East. Providing Humanitarian Relief Many INS programs in the s and s addressed individuals affected by conditions in postwar Europe. The Displaced Persons Act of and Refugee Relief Act of allowed for admission of many refugees displaced by the war and unable to come to the United States under regular immigration procedures.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Refugee Relief Act of by United States. Congress. Early action came in the form of the Displaced Persons Act ofthe Refugee Relief Act ofand the Refugee-Escapee Act of The Immigration and Nationality Act ofwhich was later amended in to include policy for refugees on a case by case basis, was the first Act that consolidated U.S.

immigration policy into one body of amended: Immigration and Nationality Act of. connection with the Refugee Relief Act of and the House has approved the Conference Report. It is expected that approve, this report today. be admintstera of the D egaartmen r of Central an of Security and Consul& than establishing a new group to c out this work.

The c agrees agreed on a tot&. The United States Code is meant to be an organized, logical compilation of the laws passed by Congress. At its top level, it divides the world of legislation into fifty topically-organized Titles, and each Title is further subdivided into any number of logical subtopics.

I Public Law CHAPTER August 3 1, AN ACT [H. ] To amend the Refugee Relief Act of Be it enacted hy the Senate and House of Representatives of the Refugee relief. United States of America in Congress assembled^ That subdivision (c) be added to section 4 of the Refugee Relief Act of (67 Stat.

50 U S C b. The Refugee Act of created The Federal Refugee Resettlement Program to provide for the effective resettlement of refugees and to assist them to achieve economic self-sufficiency as quickly as possible after arrival in the United States.

Title IV, chapter 2 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) contains the provisions of the Refugee. Refugee Relief Act of by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary,U.S.

G.P.O. edition, in EnglishPages: References in Text. This chapter, referred to in subsecs. (c)(1), (d), and (f), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. 87–, J76 Stat.as amended, known as the Migration and Refugee Assistance Act ofwhich enacted this chapter, amended section of Title 8, Aliens and Nationality, repealed sections (a), (c), (d), and (c) of this title.

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3 -- More Italian, Greek and Dutch relatives of American citizens than previously were allowed will be able to enter the United States under an amendment to. Finally, the US was able to say that it had a refugee policy.

The Refugee Relief Act of resulted in the admission ofimmigrants to the United States, includ Italians, 17, Greeks, 17, Dutch, immigrants from communist countries.

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Refugee Relief Act, originally referred to as the Emergency Migration Act, on August 7, The act was partly his response to the postwar refugee populations from Europe and those feeing communism in the growing.

Get this from a library. Refugee Relief Act of third semiannual report of the Administrator of the Refugee Relief Act of [United States.

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Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary.]. tion. It was followed by the Refugee Relief Act of ,4 allowing admission as refugees to victims of national calam-ities and persons fleeing communist dom-ination in parts of Europe and the Mid-dle East, and the Fair Share Law of ,5 under which the attorney general was granted authority to admit a fair share percent of the total resettled.

H.R. (83 rd): An Act to amend the Refugee Relief Act of React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support. The amendments to the Refugee Relief Act of did not mark any great change in American refugee policy.

Congress was primarily concerned with distribut visas that were originally authorized under the Act but remained unissued when that Act expired on January 1, The Displaced Persons Act of (Pub.L. 80–) authorized for a limited period of time the admission into the United States ofcertain European displaced persons (DPs) for permanent residence.

This displaced persons (DP) Immigration program emerged from the enormous need to handle millions of displaced persons in Europe at the end of World War d by: the 80th United States Congress.RC Ch repr T J Culhane scores Repr Walter opposition to Refugee Act amendments. SCORED; Catholic Spokesman Assails Representative Walter opposing amendments to the Refugee Relief Act .