H.R. 483 (112th): Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification and Illegal Immigration Control Act


Jan 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter DeFazio

Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 2011
Length: 46 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To create an electronic employment eligibility verification system to ensure that all workers in the United States are legally able to work, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/26/2011--Introduced.Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification and Illegal Immigration Control Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a toll-free telephone- or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 26, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 483”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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