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A bill 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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Legal Employment Authentication Program (LEAP) Act of 1999 - Amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to replace current pilot programs for employment eligibility confirmation with ...
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Nov 17, 1999
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 1999
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1953 — 106th Congress: Legal Employment Authentication Program (LEAP) Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1953
“S. 1953 — 106th Congress: Legal Employment Authentication Program (LEAP) Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1953>
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