About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to change the level, and preference system for admission, of immigrants to the United States, and to provide for administrative naturalization, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2104 — 100th Congress: Immigration Act of 1988. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2104
“S. 2104 — 100th Congress: Immigration Act of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1988. May 3, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2104>
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