S. 2104 (100th): Immigration Act of 1988

Introduced:

Feb 26, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Joseph Biden Jr.
Senator from Delaware
Democrat

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1611 (Related)
Immigration Act of 1987

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 6, 1987

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2104” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Reported by Committee
Feb 23, 1988
Introduced
Feb 26, 1988
Passed Senate
Mar 15, 1988

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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