H.R. 2124 (113th): Keeping the Promise of IRCA Act


May 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Barrow

Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 89 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve worksite enforcement, prevent crime, and gain operational control of the borders, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/23/2013--Introduced.Keeping the Promise of IRCA Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to require an employer to attest, during the verification period and under penalty of perjury, that the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 23, 2013

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. 2124”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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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