To improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 25, 2017
Length: 45 pages
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Gutirrez on Todays Judiciary Immigration Markup”
— Rep. Luis Gutiérrez [D-IL4, 1993-2018] (Sponsor) on Oct 24, 2017
“Gutirrez Joins UFW & House Co-Sponsors At Press Conference For Agricultural Worker Program Act (HR 2690), The Blue Card Immigration Bill”
— Rep. Luis Gutiérrez [D-IL4, 1993-2018] (Sponsor) on Jul 18, 2017
May 25, 2017
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H.R. 2690 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2690. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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