S. 1762: Establishing Mandatory Minimums for Illegal Reentry Act of 2015

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 14, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 14, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 14, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Ted Cruz

Junior Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jul 14, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1762 is 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.

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