Bill Text — Feb 14, 2013
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Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arkansas's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
Length: 11 pages
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to simplify and rename the H-2C worker program, and for other purposes.
2/14/2013--Introduced.Short Term Retention for Agricultural Workers Act of 2013 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to rename H-2A nonimmigrant temporary agricultural workers as STRAW workers.Includes dairy or ranch workers ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 707 — 113th Congress: Short Term Retention for Agricultural Workers Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr707
“H.R. 707 — 113th Congress: Short Term Retention for Agricultural Workers Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr707>
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