Resolution 09-0002-S48: Allowing Binational Same-sex Relationships to Sponsor their Foreign Born Partner for Immigration Benefits


In this Resolution, the City Council of the City of Los Angeles resolves and includes in its 2009-2010 Federal Legislative Program support for The Uniting American Families Act of 2009, which would provide a mechanism under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) to allow citizens and legal permanent residents in binational same-sex relationships to sponsor their foreign-born partners.



Sanctuary Policies, HR 1024, S. 424, Uniting American Families Act, Mayor, 2009-2010 Federal Legislative Program, Immigration and Nationality Act, Citizens and legal permanent residents, Binational same-sex relationships, Foreign born partner, Immigration benefits, Chief Legislative Analyst (CLA) report, City Administrative Officer, Rules and Government Committee, Human Rights Campaign