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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Delaware. Democrat.
Feb 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on March 15, 1988 but was never passed by the House.
Feb 23, 1988
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Feb 26, 1988
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 15, 1988
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
S. 2104 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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