Immigration Legislation and Issues in the 111th Congress

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This report synthesizes the multi-tiered debate over immigration reform into key elements: legal immigration; legalization; immigration control; refugees, asylees, and humanitarian migrants; and alien rights, benefits, and responsibilities. It delineates the issues for the 111th Congress on permanent residence, temporary admissions, border security, worksite enforcement, employment eligibility verification, document fraud, criminal aliens, and the grounds for inadmissibility.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 18, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Bruno, Andorra

Specialist in Immigration Policy

Creator (Author):
Ester, Karma

Information Research Specialist

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Lee, Margaret Mikyung

Legislative Attorney

Creator (Author):
Siskin, Alison

Specialist in Immigration Policy

Creator (Author):
Wasem, Ruth Ellen

Specialist in Immigration Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: January 18, 2011
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United States
Description:

This report synthesizes the multi-tiered debate over immigration reform into key elements: legal immigration; legalization; immigration control; refugees, asylees, and humanitarian migrants; and alien rights, benefits, and responsibilities. It delineates the issues for the 111th Congress on permanent residence, temporary admissions, border security, worksite enforcement, employment eligibility verification, document fraud, criminal aliens, and the grounds for inadmissibility.

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20 pages.

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