Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2007
Length: 762 pages
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 28, 2007.
1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
S. 1639 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1639. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes, S. 1639, 110th Cong. (2007).
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