S. 2611 (109th): Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2006

Introduced:

Apr 7, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on May 25, 2006 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Arlen Specter

Senator from Pennsylvania

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 25, 2006
Length: 796 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 7, 2006
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 24, 2006
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 25, 2006
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

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