Published Date:  

2007-05-14 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would repeal an existing statutory exemption from alien harboring provisions that allows U.S. religious organizations to call an alien to serve as a volunteer minister or missionary in the United States, provided the alien has been a member of the denomination for at least one year.

To repeal the amendment made by section 796 of the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006, exempting from harboring sanctions compensation for alien volunteers for certain religious organizations.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Thomas “Tom” Tancredo [R-CO6, 1999-2009] in the 110th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 2308

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence