S. 1455 (108th): International Marriage Broker Regulation Act of 2003


Jul 25, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maria Cantwell

Senator from Washington



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2003
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to regulate international marriage broker activity in the United States, to provide for certain protections for individuals who utilize services of international marriage brokers, and for other services.

Summary (CRS)

7/25/2003--Introduced.International Marriage Broker Regulation Act of 2003 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents (LPRs) from filing more than one application for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 25, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1455”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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