Published Date:  

2006-06-07 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would apply Federal wage and immigration laws to the Northern Mariana Islands as if it were a state; and would require the completion of a report including a risk assessment of all ports of entry and critical infrastructure, an evaluation of the extent of organized crime in the Northern Mariana Islands, and an evaluation of whether and how to further incorporate the Northern Mariana Islands into the Federal immigration and customs system.

To provide certain requirements for labeling textile fiber products and for duty-free and quota-free treatment of products of, and to implement minimum wage and immigration requirements in, the Northern Mariana Islands, and for other purposes.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

No Position
Sponsored by:  Rep. George Miller [D-CA11] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 5550

Chamber:  

House