To enforce the numerical limits Congress has placed on immigration.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2005
Length: 5 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on November 14, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Nov 14, 2005
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H.R. 4317 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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