A bill 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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Apr 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2009
Length: 37 pages
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S. 887 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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