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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.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6789 — 110th Congress: LEAVE Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6789
“H.R. 6789 — 110th Congress: LEAVE Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. May 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6789>
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