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- Full Title
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to prevent the illegal entry and employment of aliens in the United States, to facilitate the admission of aliens for temporary employment, to regulate the issuance and use of social security account cards, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 1979
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5261 — 96th Congress: Illegal Alien Control Act of 1979. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5261
“H.R. 5261 — 96th Congress: Illegal Alien Control Act of 1979.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5261>
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