H.R.3429 - Legal Employment Authentication Program (LEAP) Act of 1999106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Barrett, Bill [R-NE-3] (Introduced 11/17/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||02/09/2000 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H258) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3429 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)
Legal Employment Authentication Program (LEAP) Act of 1999 - Amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to replace current pilot programs for employment eligibility confirmation with a legal employment authentication program (LEAP) for employment eligibility confirmation.
Introduced in House (11/17/1999)
Directs the Attorney General to establish such LEAP program, which shall be voluntary except for the Federal Government, independent agencies, and members and officers of Congress, and legislative agency heads.
Sets forth program provisions.
Directs the Attorney General to establish an employment eligibility confirmation system, which shall include specified responsibilities of the Commissioner of Social Security and of the Commissioner of the Immigration and Naturalization Service.
Sunsets the citizen attestation and machine readable-document pilot programs as of a certain date.