H.R. 3808 (112th): Scott Gardner Act


Jan 23, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sue Myrick

Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act with respect to detention of unlawfully present aliens who are apprehended for driving while intoxicated, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/23/2012--Introduced.Scott Gardner Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct the Attorney General (DOJ) to take into custody an alien who is unlawfully in the United States and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 23, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3808”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (11R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1199 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2009

H.R. 1459 (Related)
Scott Gardner Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 8, 2011

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