Vote — Jul 28, 2015 6:24 p.m.
Sep 30, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on September 30, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district
Enacted — Signed by the President — Nov 15, 1988
A bill to extend for 2 years section 314 of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, to make additional visas available to immigrants from underrepresented countries to enhance diversity in immigration, and to extend through December 31, 1989, H-1 nonimmigrant status for certain registered nurses.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 9, 1992
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 15, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5427 — 100th Congress: Immigration Amendments of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5427
“H.R. 5427 — 100th Congress: Immigration Amendments of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. July 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr5427>
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