S. 478 (113th): A bill to clarify that the revocation of an alien’s visa or other documentation is not subject to judicial review.


Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Chuck” Grassley
Senior Senator from Iowa


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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/6/2013--Introduced.Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit judicial review of, or the hearing of any claim arising from, visa or document revocation. (Judicial review is currently permitted in a ...

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S. 226 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 31, 2011

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Mar 6, 2013


3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
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