To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to change the level, and preference system for admission, of immigrants to the United States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for California's 26th congressional district. Democrat.
Jan 27, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 27, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 14, 1988
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5299 (100th).
Jan 27, 1989
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H.R. 672 (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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