About the bill
- 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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 1, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5261>
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|author=96th Congress (1979)
|date=September 12, 1979
|quote=Illegal Alien Control Act of 1979