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From the Congressional Record, Volume 141 (1995)

History of Bills, Volume 141 (1995) - H.R. 2202: A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality...

[History of Bills, Volume 141 (1995)]
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H.R. 2202--A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to 
    improve deterrence of illegal immigration to the United States by 
    increasing border patrol and investigative personnel, by 
    increasing penalties for alien smuggling and for document fraud, 
    by reforming exclusion and deportation law and procedures, by 
    improving the verification system for elibibility for employment, 
    and through other measures, to reform the legal immigration system 
    and faciilties legal entries into the United States, and for other 
    purposes; to the Committees on the Judiciary; National Security; 
    Government Reform and Oversight; Ways and Means; Banking and 
    Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by 
    the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as 
    fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.


By Mr. SMITH of Texas (for himself, Mr. Bryant of Texas, Mr. Gallegly, 
Mr. Moorhead, Mr. McCollum, Mr. Bryant of Tennessee, Mr. Bono, Mr. 
Heineman, Mr. Sensenbrenner, Mr. Gekas, Mr. Coble, Mr. Canady, Mr. 
Inglis of South Carolina, Mr. Goodlatte, Mr. Barr, Mr. Boucher, Mr. 
Baker of California, Mr. Ballenger, Mr. Beilenson, Mr. Bilbray, Mr. 
Bonilla, Mr. Brewster, Mr. Calvert, Mr. Condit, Mr. Cunningham, Mr. 
Deal of Georgia, Mr. Dreier, Mr. Duncan, Mr. Foley, Mr. Hayes, Mr. 
Herger, Mr. Hunter, Mr. Sam Johnson, Mrs. Meyers of Kansas, Mr. 
Packard, Mr. Rohrabacher, Mrs. Roukema, Mr. Shays, Mr. Stenholm, Mr. 
Tauzin, Mrs. Vucanovich, Mr. McKeon, Mr. Barton of Texas, Mr. 
Hutchinson, Mr. Thornberry, Mr. Laughlin, Mr. Traficant, Mr. Kasich, 
Mrs. Seastrand, Mr. Pete Geren of Texas, Mr. Wilson, Mr. Stockman, Mr. 
Hastings of Washington, Mr. Bereuter, Mr. Combest, Mr. Bartlett of 
Maryland, Mr. Barrett of Nebraska, Mr. Shaw, Mr. Pickett, Mr. Skeen, 
Mr. Gutknecht, Mr. Kingston, Mr. Taylor of North Carolina, Mr. Rogers, 
Mr. Solomon, Mr. Roberts, Mr. Everett, Mr. Doolittle, Mr. Hefley, Mr. 
Schaefer, Mr. Goss, Mr. Bunning of Kentucky, Mr. Parker, Mr. Taylor of 
Mississippi, Mr. Emerson, Mr. Shuster, Mr. Fields of Texas, Mr. 
Quillen, Mr. Hall of Texas, Mr. Hoekstra, Mr. McCrery, Mr. Stearns, 
Mr. Burton of Indiana, Mr. Lewis of Kentucky, Mr. Baker of Louisiana, 
Mr. Bachus, Mr. Lightfoot, Mr. Collins of Georgia, Mr. Hansen, Mr. 
Horn, Mr. Paxon, Ms. Molinari, Mr. Linder, Mr. Hastert, Mr. Royce, Mr. 
Kim, Mr. Camp, Mr. Hancock, Mr. Spence, Mr. Jones, Mr. Livingston, Mr. 
Regula, Mr. Ewing, Mr. Salmon, Ms. Harman, Mr. Zeliff, Mr. Shadegg, 
Mr. Pombo, Mr. Dornan, and Mr. Radanovich), H8533 [4AU]

  Cosponsors added, H8904 [13SE], H9245 [19SE], H9671 [28SE], H10485 
  [19OC], H14765 [13DE], H15136 [19DE]
  Rereferred to the Committees on the Judiciary; Agriculture; Banking 
  and Financial Services; Economic and Educational Opportunities; 
  Government Reform and Oversight; National Security; Ways and Means, 
  H9220 [19SE]
  Removal of cosponsors, H9592 [27SE]



From the Congressional Record, Volume 142 (1996)

History of Bills, Volume 142 (1996) - H.R. 2202: A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality...

[History of Bills, Volume 142 (1996)]
[From the U.S. Government Publishing Office, www.gpo.gov]


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H.R. 2202--A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to 
    improve deterrence of illegal immigration to the United States by 
    increasing border patrol and investigative personnel, by 
    increasing penalties for alien smuggling and for document fraud, 
    by reforming exclusion and deportation law and procedures, by 
    improving the verification system for eligibility for employment, 
    and through other measures, to reform the legal immigration system 
    and facilitate legal entries into the United States, and for other 
    purposes; to the Committees on the Judiciary; National Security; 
    Government Reform and Oversight; Ways and Means; Banking and 
    Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by 
    the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as 
    fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
  By Mr. SMITH of Texas (for himself, Mr. Bryant of Texas, Mr. 
    Gallegly, Mr. Moorhead, Mr. McCollum, Mr. Bryant of Tennessee, Mr. 
    Bono, Mr. Heineman, Mr. Sensenbrenner, Mr. Gekas, Mr. Coble, Mr. 
    Canady, Mr. Inglis of South Carolina, Mr. Goodlatte, Mr. Barr, Mr. 
    Boucher, Mr. Baker of California, Mr. Ballenger, Mr. Beilenson, 
    Mr. Bilbray, Mr. Bonilla, Mr. Brewster, Mr. Calvert, Mr. Condit, 
    Mr. Cunningham, Mr. Deal of Georgia, Mr. Dreier, Mr. Duncan, Mr. 
    Foley, Mr. Hayes, Mr. Herger, Mr. Hunter, Mr. Sam Johnson, Mrs. 
    Meyers of Kansas, Mr. Packard, Mr. Rohrabacher, Mrs. Roukema, Mr. 
    Shays, Mr. Stenholm, Mr. Tauzin, Mrs. Vucanovich, Mr. McKeon, Mr. 
    Barton of Texas, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Thornberry, Mr. Laughlin, Mr. 
    Traficant, Mr. Kasich, Mrs. Seastrand, Mr. Pete Geren of Texas, 
    Mr. Wilson, Mr. Stockman, Mr. Hastings of Washington, Mr. 
    Bereuter, Mr. Combest, Mr. Bartlett of Maryland, Mr. Barrett of 
    Nebraska, Mr. Shaw, Mr. Pickett, Mr. Skeen, Mr. Gutknecht, Mr. 
    Kingston, Mr. Taylor of North Carolina, Mr. Rogers, Mr. Solomon, 
    Mr. Roberts, Mr. Everett, Mr. Doolittle, Mr. Hefley, Mr. Schaefer, 
    Mr. Goss, Mr. Bunning of Kentucky, Mr. Parker, Mr. Taylor of 
    Mississippi, Mr. Emerson, Mr. Shuster, Mr. Fields of Texas, Mr. 
    Quillen, Mr. Hall of Texas, Mr. Hoekstra, Mr. McCrery, Mr. 
    Stearns, Mr. Burton of Indiana, Mr. Lewis of Kentucky, Mr. Baker 
    of Louisiana, Mr. Bachus, Mr. Lightfoot, Mr. Collins of Georgia, 
    Mr. Hansen, Mr. Horn, Mr. Paxon, Ms. Molinari, Mr. Linder, Mr. 
    Hastert, Mr. Royce, Mr. Kim, Mr. Camp, Mr. Hancock, Mr. Spence, 
    Mr. Jones, Mr. Livingston, Mr. Regula, Mr. Ewing, Mr. Salmon, Ms. 
    Harman, Mr. Zeliff, Mr. Shadegg, Mr. Pombo, Mr. Dornan, and Mr. 
    Radanovich), H8533 [4AU]
  Cosponsors added, H8904 [13SE], H9245 [19SE], H9671 [28SE], H10485 
    [19OC], H14765 [13DE], H15136 [19DE]
  Rereferred to the Committees on the Judiciary; Agriculture; Banking 
    and Financial Services; Economic and Educational Opportunities; 
    Government Reform and Oversight; National Security; Ways and 
    Means, H9220 [19SE]
  Removal of cosponsors, H9592 [27SE]
  Cosponsors added, H187 [4JA], H331 [5JA], H837 [24JA], H1507 [28FE], 
    H1716 [5MR], H1775 [6MR]
  Reported with amendment (H. Rept. 104-469), H1663 [4MR]
  Referral to the Committees on Agriculture; Banking and Financial 
    Services; Economic and Educational Opportunities; Government 
    Reform and Oversight; National Security; Ways and Means extended, 
    H1663 [4MR]
  Reported with amendments (H. Rept. 104-469, part 2), H1984 [7MR]
  Reported with amendments (H. Rept. 104-469, part 3), H2034 [8MR]
  Committees discharged, H2034 [8MR]
  Amendments, H2124 [12MR], H2224 [13MR], H2399 [19MR], H2446 [19MR], 
    H2450 [19MR], H2451 [19MR], H2476 [20MR], H2481 [20MR], H2484 
    [20MR], H2487 [20MR], H2496 [20MR], H2507 [20MR], H2518 [20MR], 
    H2520 [20MR], H2522 [20MR], H2530 [20MR], H2589 [21MR], H2603 
    [21MR], H2605 [21MR], H2612 [21MR], H2621 [21MR], H2627 [21MR]
  Made special order (H. Res. 384), H2315 [14MR]
  Debated, H2378 [19MR], H2473 [20MR], H2475 [20MR], H2589 [21MR], 
    H10189 [11SE]
  Amended and passed House, H2640 [21MR]
  Reported (H. Rept. 104-469, part 4), H2664 [21MR]
  Read the first and second times. Placed on the calendar, S3311 
    [15AP]
  Amended and passed Senate (text of S. 1664 inserted in lieu), S4611 
    [2MY]
  Text, S4730 [6MY]
  Senate insisted on its amendment and asked for a conference. 
    Conferees appointed, S4984 [13MY]
  Bill returned to Senate by House, H5291 [20MY]
  House disagreed to Senate amendment and agreed to a conference. 
    Conferees appointed, H10195 [11SE]
  Conference report (H. Rept. 104-828) sumbitted in the House, H10842 
    [24SE]
  Explanatory statement, H10891 [24SE]
  Conference report considered in the House, H11079 [25SE]
  Conference report agreed to in the House, H11091 [25SE]
  Conference report considered in the Senate, S11450 [26SE]