Bill Text — May 27, 2010
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May 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 25, 2010
Length: 38 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reform and reduce fraud and abuse in certain visa programs for aliens working temporarily in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5397”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5397 — 111th Congress: H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5397
“H.R. 5397 — 111th Congress: H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5397>
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