S. 3963 (111th): Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010


Nov 17, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 18, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2010
Length: 20 pages

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S. 3992 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Dec 1, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 or DREAM Act of 2010 - Authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to cancel the removal of, and adjust ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 17, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 18, 2010
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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3963”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2205 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Oct 24, 2007

S. 952 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 11, 2011

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