House bows to Clinton, passes weakened immigration law
- News clip. Berkman, Leslie // AHA News;3/11/96, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p1
Reports on Senator Alan K. Simpson's offer of an amendment that would strip all of the employment-based immigration provisions from his immigration-reform bill.
- Fees on foreign workers killed. L.B. // AHA News;4/1/96, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p3
Reports on Senator Alan Simpson's decision to remove employment restrictions from his immigration reform legislation that would have required hospitals and other employers to pay a fee for each foreign worker they hire.
- Business gets break in Simpson rewrite of immigration bill. // Fairfield County Business Journal;3/25/96, Vol. 35 Issue 13, p7
Reports on the impact of Senator Alan Simpson's decision to remove employment-related provisions from his immigration reform bill proposal. Effect of original bill on skilled migrant workers; Reaction of the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA) members.
- DO NOT GIVE ME YOUR TIRED, YOUR POOR! Gonzalez, Jorge G. // Eastern Economic Journal;Spring2000, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p127
Presents a study which examined the vote on National Interest Act of 1996 on immigration by the United States House. Methodology; Results; Conclusions.
- Senate rejects widening immigrants' benefit access. // Human Events;5/24/96, Vol. 52 Issue 20, p22
Reports on the rejection of an amendment to waive `sponsor-deeming' to give legal immigrants the same access as illegal immigrants to public benefits. Advocates of the amendment; Opponents of the amendment; Comments from legislators; Voting trends among legislators.
- House Dems preparing for immigration reform battle. Hooper, Molly K. // Hill;5/4/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p4
The article reports on the preparation of the House for an immigration bill in 2010.
- Forcing the Debate. Schneider, William // National Journal;4/1/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 13, p72
The article focuses on issues arising from the plan of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush to reform the immigration laws. Illegal immigration is a social, economic and security issue. Enforcement is the prevailing approach of Republicans and comprehensive is the approach of...
- US immigration boom stirs call for reform. Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;5/3/99, Vol. 91 Issue 109, p17
Reports on the efforts to reform immigration practices in the United States in the late 1990s. How immigrants effect employment rates; Involvement of the US House Immigration Subcommittee; Details of proposals being made such as lowering the number of immigrants allowed into the country on an...
- Affidavits of Support. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2002 Q1, p1
The article announces that the U.S. House voted to approve the Family Sponsor Immigration Act of 2001. The bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to allow a new sponsor for an affidavit of support when the original petitioner has died. It discusses the issue of affidavits of support....