IIRAIRA

(redirected from Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act)
AcronymDefinition
IIRAIRAIllegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act
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The Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act, another Orwellian "reform" produced by Congress in 1996, has made life exceedingly difficult for many of the sojourners among us.
The Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996, a bill promoted by the administration and enacted by congressional Republicans desperate to prove they could govern in a bipartisan manner, requires the project to clear citizens as well as noncitizens.
In fact, Federal regulations like the Student & Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (IIRIRA), the Patriot Act and others are driving universities to maintain accurate records of access to resources.
Since September 11, many universities and colleges that had once resisted the proposed tracking system since the 1996 passage of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act have now complied.
The laws at issue are the Anti-Terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act and the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act, both of which mandated far harsher treatment of immigrants who commit crimes on American soil.