S. 1618 (107th): Enhanced Border Security Act of 2001


Nov 1, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 1, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2001
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance the border security of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Enhanced Border Security Act of 2001 - Directs the Secretary of State (Secretary), the Commissioner of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (Commissioner), and the Director of Central Intelligence to submit ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 1, 2001

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1618”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3205 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 1, 2001

H.R. 3525 (Related)
Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act of 2002

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 14, 2002

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