To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise the numerical limitation and preference system for admission of independent immigrants, and for other purposes.
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May 23, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
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
May 23, 1989
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H.R. 2448 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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