S. 1618 (109th): International Marriage Broker Regulation Act of 2005


Sep 7, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 7, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maria Cantwell

Senator from Washington



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Last Updated: Sep 7, 2005
Length: 26 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 the services of international marriage brokers, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/7/2005--Introduced.International Marriage Broker Regulation Act of 2005 - Prohibits an international marriage broker from providing any U.S. client with any personal contact information of any individual under the age of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 7, 2005

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. 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.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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