TITLE

Shaping future immigration

PUB. DATE
September 1992
SOURCE
USA Today Magazine;Sep92, Vol. 121 Issue 2568, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the Immigration Act of 1990 that guides United States immigration decisions. Key elements of the act such as family unification, labor and skills-based immigration, and diversity; Features of the act that are more controversial such as illegal immigration rules, asylum and safe haven policies, and establishment of the Immigration Commission.
ACCESSION #
9301310981

 

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