About the bill
- Full Title
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 title was written by its sponsor.
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Sep 14, 1988
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5299 (100th).
Jan 27, 1989
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 672”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
27 cosponsors (26D, 1R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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H.R. 5299 (100th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 14, 1988
Family Unity and Employment Opportunity Immigration Act of 1990
Last Action: Oct 3, 1990
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr672>
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