H.R. 5849 (110th): Seasonal Workforce Assistance Act


Apr 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Melancon

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2008
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend the returning worker exemption to the H-2B numerical limitation.

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Apr 17, 2008

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5495 (Related)
Relief for America’s Small and Seasonal Businesses Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 2008

H.R. 5233 (Related)
Giving Relief to Our Small Businesses Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 2008

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