that the term does not include an institution of high-
er education outside the United States.
.—Except as otherwise specifi-
cally provided, the term ‘‘Secretary’’ means the Sec-
retary of Homeland Security.
.—The term ‘‘Uni-
formed Services’’ has the meaning given the term
‘‘uniformed services’’ in section 101(a) of title 10,
United States Code.
SEC. 3. CONDITIONAL PERMANENT RESIDENT STATUS FOR
CERTAIN LONG-TERM RESIDENTS WHO EN-
TERED THE UNITED STATES AS CHILDREN.
standing any other provision of law, an alien shall be con-
sidered, at the time of obtaining the status of an alien
lawfully admitted for permanent residence under this sec-
tion, to have obtained such status on a conditional basis
subject to the provisions of this Act.
.—Notwithstanding any other
provision of law, the Secretary may cancel removal
of, and adjust to the status of an alien lawfully ad-
mitted for permanent residence on a conditional
basis, an alien who is inadmissible or deportable
from the United States or is in temporary protected