New Cosponsor — Jul 7, 2011
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mo Brooks [R-AL5]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Republicans).
Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 42nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2011
Length: 84 pages
To remove the incentives and loopholes that encourage illegal aliens to come to the United States to live and work, provide additional resources to local law enforcement and Federal border and immigration officers, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 11, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1196 — 112th Congress: LEAVE Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1196
“H.R. 1196 — 112th Congress: LEAVE Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1196>
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