S. 3639 (112th): ACHIEVE Act


Nov 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Kay Hutchison

Senator from Texas



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Last Updated: Nov 27, 2012
Length: 47 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide secure borders and to give long-term resident youth the ability to contribute to the safety and economic growth of the United States and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Assisting Children and Helping them Improve their Educational Value for Employment Act or the ACHIEVE Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a nonimmigrant W-1 visa for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 27, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3639”). 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 (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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