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

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



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

Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Jun 27, 2013
Length: 1198 pages


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
Ordered Reported by Committee

A committee has voted to issue 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.

S. 744 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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