To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to bar the admission, and facilitate the removal, of alien terrorists and their supporters and fundraisers, to secure our borders against terrorists, drug traffickers, and other illegal aliens, to facilitate the removal of illegal aliens and aliens who are criminals or human rights abusers, to reduce visa, document, and employment fraud, to temporarily suspend processing of certain visas and immigration benefits, to reform the legal immigration system, and for other purposes.
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James “J. Gresham” Barrett
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2003
Length: 232 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
This bill was introduced on November 19, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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9 Cosponsors (9 Republicans)
Nov 19, 2003
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H.R. 3522 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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