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Jun 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2014
Length: 182 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2278”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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