|Other titles||Refugee relief act of 1953|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||291|
|LC Control Number||55061569|
Amendment to Refugee relief act of hearing before the subcommittee of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Eighty-fourth Congress, second session, on S. , a bill to amend the Refugee relief act of , so as to permit the issuance of visas to 20, persons of Armenian ethnic origin, Janu "Refugee Relief Act of (Public Law , 83rd Cong., Aug. 7, ) with Amendments of Aug. 31, (Public Law , 83rd Cong.)." © Publishing by ➵ no defined ♠ Genre ➳ ♥ Book Title: Refugee Relief Act of (Public Law , 83rd Cong., Aug. 7, ) with Amendments of Aug. 31, (Public Law , 83rd Cong.). The Refugee Relief Act of has now been in effect for almost two years. It was enacted to enable the United States to 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. C. 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 Law , 83d Cong., 1st sess., as amended by Public Law , 83d 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 nearly , special 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 August , authorized the admission of , refugees from war-torn Europe and escapees from Communist-occupied countries. Thirty percent of the admissions during the life of the Act .
On this day in , President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed into law the Refugee Relief Act of The legislation supplanted the Displaced Persons Act of , which had expired at the end of It resulted in the admission of , immigrants to the United States, includ Italians. President Dwight D. Eisenhower asked Congress for a law to admit additional refugees, and the legislators responded with the Refugee Relief Act of that admitted another , persons. The measure also included a few thousand Palestinians from the Middle East and 5, Asians. The item The Refugee Relief Act of , as 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. Secti the iss.