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May 23, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This bill was introduced on May 23, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 21st congressional district
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise the numerical limitation and preference system for admission of independent immigrants, and for other purposes.
5/23/1989--Introduced.Immigration Legal Numerical Limitation and Preference Amendments of 1989 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a two-tiered immigration annual entry level made up of "family connection" immigrants ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2448”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2448 — 101st Congress: Immigration Legal Numerical Limitation and Preference Amendments of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr2448
“H.R. 2448 — 101st Congress: Immigration Legal Numerical Limitation and Preference Amendments of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr2448>
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