S. 887 (111th): H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2009

Introduced:

Apr 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 23, 2009
Length: 37 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Apr 23, 2009
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 25, 2010

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