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Jan 27, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
This bill was introduced on January 27, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 26th congressional district
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to change the level, and preference system for admission, of immigrants to the United States.
1/27/1989--Introduced.Legal Immigration Reform Act of 1989 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to set worldwide levels for family-based, employment-based, and independent immigrants.Revises the visa preference system for such immigrants.Establishes ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5299 (100th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 1988
Last Action: Oct 3, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 672 — 101st Congress: Legal Immigration Reform Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr672
“H.R. 672 — 101st Congress: Legal Immigration Reform Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr672>
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