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  1. The United States Senate approved an amended version of the bill by a vote of 76-18 on September 22, 1965. The House voted to adopt the Senate's version of the bill by a vote of 320-70 on September 30, 1965. President Lyndon B. Johnson (D) signed the Immigration and Nationality Act into law on October 3, 1965. Provisions

  2. The Immigration Act of 1965, then, comprised a complex of measures that promoted both greater inclusions and greater exclusions. The chief gain on the inclusionary side of the register was, of course, the abolition of the national origins quota system. Eastern and southern Europeans, the principal objects of exclusion in the Immigration Act of ...

  3. The Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965. The National Origins Formula stayed in place until 1965, when it was replaced by a new immigration model during the presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson ...

  4. Oct 15, 2015 · Accordingly, the foreign-born population has risen from 9.6 million in 1965 to a record high of 45 million in 2015 as estimated by a new study from the Pew Research Center Hispanic Trends Project. Immigrants accounted for just 5 percent of the U.S. population in 1965 and now comprise 14 percent. Figure 1.

  5. Aug 12, 2019 · The 1965 Act Aimed to Eliminate Race Discrimination in Immigration. In 1960, Pew notes, 84 percent of U.S. immigrants were born in Europe or Canada; 6 percent were from Mexico, 3.8 percent were ...

  6. Sep 01, 1995 · The Hart-Celler Act of 1965: Established the basic structure of today's immigration law. Abolished the national origins quota system (originally established in 1921 and most recently modified in 1952), while attempting to keep immigration to a manageable level. Family reunification became the cornerstone of U.S. immigration policy.

  7. Sep 30, 2015 · 32 William Samuel Stern, "H.R. 2580, The Immigration and Nationality Amendments of 1965 — A Case Study", dissertation in Political Science, New York University, 1975. 33 Steven M. Gillon, That's Not What We Meant to Do: Reform and Its Unintended Consquences in Twentieth-Century America, New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 2000, p. 171. 34 Ibid.

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