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Apr 29, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on April 29, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 29, 2008
Length: 5 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per country level for employment-based immigrants and to end the spill-over of unused immigrant visa numbers between employment-based and family-sponsored categories.
4/29/2008--Introduced.High Skilled Per Country Level Elimination Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to:(1) eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants;(2) increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored ... Read more >
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Last Action: Apr 23, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5921 — 110th Congress: High Skilled Per Country Level Elimination Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5921
“H.R. 5921 — 110th Congress: High Skilled Per Country Level Elimination Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5921>
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