H.R. 5397 (111th): H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2010

Introduced:

May 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Bill Pascrell Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 25, 2010
Length: 38 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

May 25, 2010
 
Introduced

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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 887 (Related)
H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 2009

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