H.R. 500 (107th): U.S. Employee, Family Unity, and Legalization Act

Introduced:
Feb 07, 2001 (107th Congress, 2001–2002)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Luis Gutiérrez
Representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 07, 2001
Length
15 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 200 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 07, 2003

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 07, 2001
Referred to Committee Feb 07, 2001
 
Full Title

To revise various provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act.

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Cosponsors
44 cosponsors (42D, 1A, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

Immigration and Border Security

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2/7/2001--Introduced.
U.S. Employee, Family Unity, and Legalization Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend the admission date for permanent residence for certain aliens, including additional one-year extensions during specified time periods.
Establishes fines for application-related violations of confidentiality and false statements.Revises specified restrictions respecting:
(1) cancellation of removal;
(2) deportability and admissibility; and
(3) issuance of immigrant visas to certain spouses and children of lawfully admitted permanent resident aliens.Establishes a national task force on immigrant exploitation and trafficking, to be chaired by the Secretary of Labor and made up of Federal and State law enforcement officers.

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