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H.R.1215 Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 16, 2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on the Judiciary - Immigration and Border Security

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Homeland Security

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Homeland Security - Border and Maritime Security

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Bill Statistics on OpenCongress

  • 48% of users support H.R.1215

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    • Episcopal Church

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    • Ethiopian Community Development Council, Inc.

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    • Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society

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    • Human Rights First

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    • Immigrant Legal Resource Center

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    • Legal Momentum

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    • Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

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    • National Day Laborer Organizing Network

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    • National Immigration Law Center

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    • National Korean American Service & Education Consortium

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    • U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants

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    • Asian Law Alliance

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    • American Immigration Lawyers Association

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    • American Jewish Committee

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    • Church World Service, Immigration and Refugee Program

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    • Irish Apostolate USA

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    • League of United National Latin American Citizens

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    • On December 01, 2009, by stevemarquardt - Please add Amnesty International USA to the list of "Specific Organizations Supporting H.R.1215." See http://www.amnestyusa.org/immigration-detention/immigrant-detention-report/page.do?id=1641033.

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      As noted by stevemarquardt, a user on OpenCongress.org, on December 01, 2009, "Please add Amnesty International USA to the list of "Specific Organizations Supporting H.R.1215." See http://www.amnestyusa.org/immigration-detention/immigrant-detention-report/page.do?id=1641033."
    • On March 06, 2009, by Gordy - Thank you so much Rep Lucille Roybal-Allard for taking and writing such bill, I know of a friend that cross Canada USA border and was treated like a Animal , he was detaining for over 10 hours until someone show the authority's hes birth certificated . Human rights comes first no matter what the cost.

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      As noted by Gordy, a user on OpenCongress.org, on March 06, 2009, "Thank you so much Rep Lucille Roybal-Allard for taking and writing such bill, I know of a friend that cross Canada USA border and was treated like a Animal , he was detaining for over 10 hours until someone show the authority's hes birth certificated . Human rights comes first no matter what the cost. "

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    • H.R.1215: To amend title V of the Social Security Act to convert ... - March 27, 2011 by opencongress.org - Or, if you know of a news article about this bill to display here, email us the web address of this page and the web address of your suggested news article: Our editorial team will post relevant links as quickly as possible. Thanks for helping to build pub

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      As noted by opencongress.org on March 27, 2011, "Or, if you know of a news article about this bill to display here, email us the web address of this page and the web address of your suggested news article: Our editorial team will post relevant links as quickly as possible. Thanks for helping to build pub" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h1215/show)
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      As noted by Jobs in Bangalore on October 29, 2010, "Jobs Seeker Profile. The Candidate should be from the Club/Hotel/Hospitality Background & must have a fair knowledge of the current statutory compliances. Communication should be good & the candidate must have zeal to excel in the HR&A ..." (http://www.jobsbangalore.com/hr/1215.html)
    • Legislation to Protect Immigrant Detainees Introduced in the House ... - September 25, 2010 by Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation - 10 Mar 2009

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      As noted by Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation on September 25, 2010, "10 Mar 2009 " (http://www.google.com/interstitial?url=http://omiusajpic.org/2009/03/10/legislation-to-protect-immigr/)

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