S. 744 (113th): Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act


Apr 16, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on June 27, 2013 but was never passed by the House.


Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senior Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Jun 27, 2013
Length: 1198 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Apr 16, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 17, 2013
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.

May 21, 2013
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 27, 2013
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Jun 27, 2013
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Printed as Passed.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (4R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Jun 11, 2013 2:15 p.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to 82/15
Jun 11, 2013 4:01 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Agreed to 84/15
Jun 26, 2013 12:35 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 67/31
Jun 27, 2013 12:04 p.m.
Amendment Agreed to 68/32
Jun 27, 2013 12:21 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 68/32
Jun 27, 2013 4:11 p.m.
Bill Passed 68/32

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2781 (Related)
Student Visa Integrity Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 9, 2014

S. 2561 (Related)
Human Smuggling Prevention Act of 2014

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 26, 2014

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