S. 1348 (110th): Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007

Introduced:

May 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on June 7, 2007.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid

Senator from Nevada

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 10, 2007
Length: 790 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 9, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 10, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

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Jun 7, 2007
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
Votes
May 21, 2007 5:43 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 69/23
Jun 6, 2007 7:54 p.m.
Motion Rejected 53/44
Jun 7, 2007 11:59 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 34/61
Jun 7, 2007 8:02 p.m.
Motion Agreed to 72/13

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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S. 1639 (Related)
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jun 28, 2007

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