Passed House — Oct 9, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 261 - 159 (Roll no. 549).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jan 5, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on January 5, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 43rd congressional district
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.
1/5/1981--Introduced.Illegal Alien Control Act of 1981 - Directs the Attorney General to establish a border patrol force of not less than 3,800 officers.Directs the Attorney General to report to the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5114 (96th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 156”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 156 — 97th Congress: Illegal Alien Control Act of 1981. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr156
“H.R. 156 — 97th Congress: Illegal Alien Control Act of 1981.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr156>
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