H.R. 1211 (112th): Student Visa Security Improvement Act

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to strengthen student visa background checks and improve the monitoring of foreign students in the United States, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gus Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2011
Length: 8 pages

History

Mar 29, 2011
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1211 (112th) 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 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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