Reported by Committee — Mar 3, 2015
Last Action: Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 13.
Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 3, 2015.
Sep 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 12, 2011
Length: 64 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2885 — 112th Congress: Legal Workforce Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2885
“H.R. 2885 — 112th Congress: Legal Workforce Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2885>
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