H.R. 6789 (110th): LEAVE Act

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gary Miller

Representative for California's 42nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 83 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To remove the incentives and loopholes that encourage illegal aliens to come to the United States to live and work, provide additional resources to local law enforcement and Federal border and immigration officers, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Aug 1, 2008
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (9R) (show)
Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 994 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2009

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