H.R. 693 (112th): E-Verify Modernization Act of 2011


Feb 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Phil Gingrey

Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (8 U.S.C. 1324a note) to make the E-Verify Program permanent and mandatory, and to provide for certain changes to procedures for participants in the Program.

Summary (CRS)

2/14/2011--Introduced.E-Verify Modernization Act of 2011 - Amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to make the E-Verify Program permanent and mandatory.Revises specified Program procedures. Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 14, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 693”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 478 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2013

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