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H.R.4389: Equal Protection for American Workers Act

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Sponsor Michael C. Burgess, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced April 3, 2014
Latest Major Action April 16, 2014
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Bill Summary

Equal Protection for American Workers Act - Prohibits the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) from granting a work authorization to an alien who has been determined, in a valid immigration proceeding during which due process was afforded, to have been at any time unlawfully present in the United States.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 16, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
April 3, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.