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What does UAFA stand for?

UAFA stands for Uniting American Families Act (immigration)


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” Takano, 51, said he would support passage of the Employment Non-Discriminatory Act (ENDA), which would bar workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, and the Uniting American Families Act (UAFA), which would allow gay Americans to sponsor an immigrant partner for citizenship.
The best option would be for Congress to pass a law, such as the Uniting American Families Act ("UAFA"), which is currently moving through committee.
WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of organizations and leaders from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT), immigrants' rights, civil rights and faith communities issued the following statement today as members of Congress gathered on Capitol Hill to call for passage of immigration reform legislation that ends discrimination against LGBT binational families: Today, key Congressional leaders joined forces on Capitol Hill to call on their colleagues to support passage of the Uniting American Families Act (UAFA) as part of any future immigration reform effort.
We've been lobbying elected officials to consider the Uniting American Families Act as well as the Reuniting Families Act to be included in a comprehensive immigration reform package.
Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, Congressional Progressive Caucus and the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus all expressed support for a legislative package which includes the Uniting American Families Act (UAFA) and the Reuniting Families Act (RFA).
So the passage of the Uniting American Families Act would be the best.