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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nebraska. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 17, 1999
Length: 27 pages
Nov 17, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 17, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 17, 1999
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S. 1953 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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