A bill to extend immigration programs to promote legal immigration and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2008
Length: 6 pages
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on July 14, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 11, 2008
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 14, 2008
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 3257 (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.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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