To reform the H-2A program for nonimmigrant agricultural workers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 1, 2015
Length: 13 pages
Jun 1, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 1, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 1, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 24, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 641.
H.R. 2588 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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