To replace the Immigration and Naturalization Service with the Office of the Associate Attorney General for Immigration Affairs, the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Service, and the Bureau of Immigration Enforcement, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2002
Length: 78 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 25, 2002 but was never passed by the Senate.
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46 Cosponsors (40 Republicans, 6 Democrats)
Nov 6, 2001
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Apr 10, 2002
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Apr 25, 2002
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 396 (107th).
Apr 25, 2002
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 3231 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3231. This is the one from the 107th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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