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TO PASS S 1200, A BILL TO REFORM THE EXISTING IMMIGRATION LAWS, BY IMPOSING PENALTIES ON EMPLOYERS OF ILLEGAL WORKERS, GRANTING LEGAL STATUS TO MILLIONS OF RESIDENT ILLEGAL ALIENS AND, ALTERING PRESENT TEMPORARY FOREIGN WORKER REGULATIONS.

Sep 19, 1985 .

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All Votes R D
Yea 70%
 
 
69
41
 
28
 
Nay 30%
 
 
30
11
 
19
 
Not Voting
 
 
1
1
 
0
 

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The Yea votes represented 67% of the country’s population by apportioning each state’s population to its voting senators.

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