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Apr 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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
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.
4/23/2009--Introduced.H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2009 - Amends the the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise employer and government provisions regarding H-1B (specialty occupation) and L-1 (intracompany transfer) ... Read more >
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