Provides background on immigration issues and summarizes immigration legislation pending in and enacted by the 109th Congress. Examines the role of State and local law enforcement, borer security, employment eligibility verification and worksite enforcement, temporary guest worker programs, permanent immigration, immigrant victims, refugees, and immigration issues in free trade agreements. Reviews provisions of the REAL ID Act, to establish regulations for State driver's license and identification document security standards.
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Microfiche version: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Immigration Legisaltion and Issues in the 109th Congress