S.1198 - Religious Workers Act of 1997105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Abraham, Spencer [R-MI] (Introduced 09/18/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||10/06/1997 Became Public Law No: 105-54. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1198 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (10/01/1997)
Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to extend the special migrant religious worker program through October 1, 2000.
Directs the Secretary of State to waive or reduce the nonimmgrant visa fee for an alien coming to the United States to do charitable work.
Amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to extend the deadline by six months for certain paperwork revisions in the employer sanctions program.