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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Feb 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988
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.
Senator from Delaware
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.
3/15/1988--Passed Senate amended.(Measure passed Senate, amended, roll call #50 (88-4)) TitleI - Immigration Act of 1988Immigration Act of 1988 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a three-year ... Read more >
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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.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2104”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s2104>
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