H.R.2377 - Temporary Agricultural Worker Act of 1997105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Robert [R-OR-2] (Introduced 08/01/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Agriculture; Ways and Means; Commerce|
|Latest Action:||03/12/1998 See H.R.3410. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2377 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/01/1997)
Temporary Agricultural Worker Act of 1997 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a 24-month pilot program for the U.S. admission of temporary or seasonal agricultural workers based upon an employer labor condition attestation filed with the appropriate State agency. Sets forth program provisions.
Establishes a trust fund in the Treasury to assure the return of such workers to their home countries.