A bill to assist certain Iraqis who have worked directly with, or are threatened by their association with, the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2007
Length: 15 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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14 Cosponsors (8 Democrats, 5 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Jun 19, 2007
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S. 1651 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1651. 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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