H.R. 3137 (109th): CLEAR Act of 2005

To provide for enhanced Federal, State, and local assistance in the enforcement of the immigration laws, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act, to authorize appropriations to carry out the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, and for other purposes.

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Jun 30, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 30, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Charlie” Norwood Jr.

Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2005
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Jun 30, 2005

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H.R. 3137 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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