S. 1953 (106th): Legal Employment Authentication Program (LEAP) Act of 1999

Introduced:

Nov 17, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert Kerrey

Senator from Nebraska

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 17, 1999
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 17, 1999
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3429 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 1999

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