To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to authorize the establishment of a voluntary legal employment authentication program (LEAP) as a successor to the current pilot programs for employment eligibility confirmation.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 17, 1999
Length: 27 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
This bill was introduced on November 17, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (3 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
Nov 17, 1999
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H.R. 3429 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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