Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
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.
Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: May 10, 2007
Length: 790 pages
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.
5/9/2007--Introduced.Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007 - Sets forth border security and enforcement provisions, including provisions respecting:(1) personnel and asset increases and enhancements;(2) a National Strategy for Border Security;(3) border ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1348”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1348 — 110th Congress: Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1348
“S. 1348 — 110th Congress: Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1348>
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