A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase penalties for individuals who illegally reenter the United States after being removed and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Texas. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 5, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Jan 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 5, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 6, 2016
Earlier Version — Failed Cloture in the Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2193 (114th).
Jan 5, 2017
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S. 45 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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