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Jun 7, 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. 2580”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
44 cosponsors (42D, 2R)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 1989
Family Unity and Employment Opportunity Immigration Act of 1990
Last Action: Oct 3, 1990
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