About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise the numerical limitation and preference system for admission of independent immigrants, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
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 ...
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May 23, 1989
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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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Family Unity and Employment Opportunity Immigration Act of 1990
Last Action: Oct 3, 1990
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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. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr2448>
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