Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1982 joint hearings before the Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees, and International Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives and Subcommittee on Immigration and Refugee Policy of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, on H.R. 5872, S. 2222 ... April 1 and 20, 1982. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees, and International Law.

Cover of: Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1982 | United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees, and International Law.

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  • Emigration and immigration law -- United States.,
  • Refugees -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Immigration and Refugee Policy.
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Paginationviii, 785 p. ;
Number of Pages785
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