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Aug. 12, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5905

POSSE Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.

Aug. 11, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5657

H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.5826

Detain and Deport Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.5820

Modernizing Travel to the Marianas Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.5853

Empowering Local Law Enforcement Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Aug. 10, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5881

Unaccompanied Alien Children Placement Transparency Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

July 27, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5742

Uniting Families Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

July 20, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5619

Sarah's Law

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.5654

Stop Dangerous Sanctuary Cities Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

July 15, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5646

Sarah's Law

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

June 29, 2016
Bill Status

S.3124

Sarah's Law

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

June 16, 2016
Bill Status

S.RES.104

A resolution to express the sense of the Senate regarding the success of Operation Streamline and the importance of prosecuting first time illegal border crossers.

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 519.

June 15, 2016
Bill Status

H.RES.777

Recognizing Mayte Lara Ibarra, and Larissa Martinez for their bravery and leadership in addressing anti-immigrant sentiments voiced by United States politicians.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.5412

To provide the right of American Indians born in Canada or the United States to pass the borders of the United States to any individual who is a member, or is eligible to be a member, of a Federally recognized Indian tribe in the United States or Canada, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

June 8, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5253

Strong Visa Integrity Secures America Act

Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.

May 25, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5203

Visa Integrity and Security Act of 2016

Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 14 - 10.

May 18, 2016
Bill Status

H.J.RES.94

Conferring honorary citizenship of the United States on Staff Sergeant Laszlo Holovits, Jr.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

May 17, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.5006

Visa Transparency Anti-Trafficking Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.5101

Zero Tolerance for Illegal Entry Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.5141

Central American Amnesty Termination Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

April 28, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.4856

To make aliens associated with a criminal gang inadmissible, deportable, and ineligible for various forms of relief.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4847

CUBA Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

April 20, 2016
Bill Status

S.2827

Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

April 1, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.4798

Reuniting Families Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4791

USCIS Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4720

Expedited Family Reunification Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

March 23, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.3566

To prohibit an alien who is not in a lawful immigration status in the United States from being eligible for postsecondary education benefits that are not available to all citizens and nationals of the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

March 10, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.4726

Preventing Illegal Visa Overstays Act of 2016

Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Feb. 29, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.4597

ICE Agent Support Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4609

Keeping American Jobs Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4598

American Jobs First Act of 2016

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4600

Support and Defend Our Military Personnel and Their Families Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Feb. 2, 2016
Bill Status

S.1501

American Job Creation and Investment Promotion Reform Act of 2015

Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.

Jan. 15, 2016
Bill Status

H.R.4197

State Refugee Security Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4267

Resettlement REFORM (Re-Evaluation of Financing Our Refugee Mission) Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4310

Vet Electronic Trails Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4218

To suspend the admission to the United States of refugees, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4186

Enemy Expatriation Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4244

Refugee Resettlement Fund Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4173

To provide that an alien who has traveled to Iraq or Syria during the 5-year period prior to the alien's application for admission is ineligible to be admitted to the United States under the visa waiver program, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Jan. 12, 2016
Bill Status

S.2441

Cuban Immigrant Work Opportunity Act of 2016

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Dec. 17, 2015
Bill Status

S.2411

21st Century Visa Vetting Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Dec. 10, 2015
Bill Status

S.2394

American Jobs First Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.4089

Student Visa Security Improvement Act

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H9214)

Dec. 7, 2015
Bill Status

S.2362

Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Dec. 4, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.4007

ALERTED Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4017

Save Christians from Genocide Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4008

POWER Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3918

Strengthen Employment And Seasonal Opportunities Now (SEASON) Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4074

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to collect data regarding foreign travel, or repatriation, to the country of nationality or last habitual residence by an alien admitted to the United States as a refugee, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4078

Give States a Chance Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3999

American SAFE Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3987

Jobs in America Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3942

Save Christians from Genocide Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.RES.533

Expressing disapproval of the President's plan to accept 10,000 Syrian refugees.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.CON.RES.94

Expressing the sense of the Congress regarding the treatment of State Governors who have made a determination with respect to Syrian refugees.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.4044

To prohibit obligation of Federal funds for admission of refugees from certain countries.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Nov. 23, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.3818

Ending Special National Origin-Based Immigration Programs for Cubans Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3814

Asylum Seeker Work Authorization Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Nov. 17, 2015
Bill Status

S.2284

Syrian Refugee Verification and Safety Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S8022-8023)

Nov. 10, 2015
Bill Status

S.2275

Adoptee Citizenship Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Oct. 30, 2015
Bill Status

S.2225

Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Oct. 22, 2015
Bill Status

S.RES.283

A resolution designating October 2015 as "Filipino American History Month".

Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7476)

Oct. 20, 2015
Bill Status

S.2146

Stop Sanctuary Policies and Protect Americans Act

Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure not invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 54 - 45. Record Vote Number: 280. (consideration: CR S7323; text: CR S7323)

Oct. 8, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.471

Recognizing Filipino American History Month and celebrating the history and culture of Filipino Americans and their immense contributions to the United States.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Oct. 7, 2015
Bill Status

S.CON.RES.23

A concurrent resolution supporting the establishment of a bipartisan Museum Study Commission to study the establishment of a National Museum of the American People to tell the immigration and migration stories of all people of the United States.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (text of measure as introduced: CR S7222)

S.2161

Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S7221)

Oct. 5, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.3576

Border Enforcement Accountability, Oversight, and Community Engagement Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.

Oct. 1, 2015
Bill Status

S.750

Arizona Borderlands Protection and Preservation Act

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 243.

S.2122

Invest in Our Communities Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S.2115

Targeted Employment Areas Improvement Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Sept. 29, 2015
Bill Status

S.2091

JOLT Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Sept. 28, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.3436

To provide discretionary authority to an immigration judge to determine that an alien parent of a United States citizen child should not be ordered removed, deported, or excluded from the United States.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Sept. 8, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.3302

Ensuring Congressional Oversight of Immigration Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3343

Immigrant Detainee Legal Rights Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3391

To provide Governors of States with the authority to withhold Federal financial assistance from units of local government that do not comply with the immigration laws, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3194

FIRST Freedom Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3151

Arrest Statistics Reporting Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3296

Restore the Oath of Allegiance Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

July 29, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.3011

Kate's Law

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3073

SAFE Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3069

Notario Victim Relief Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.2964

CLEAR Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.3002

Mobilizing Against Sanctuary Cities Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.2922

Adoptive Family Relief Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

July 28, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1634

Border Security Technology Accountability Act of 2015

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

July 24, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.3009

Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act

Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

July 14, 2015
Bill Status

S.1762

Establishing Mandatory Minimums for Illegal Reentry Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

July 1, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2785

End Immuity for Brazilian Criminals Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.2686

Visa Waiver Program Enhanced Security and Reform Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

June 18, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2827

Competitive Service Act of 2015

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

H.R.2801

No Office Space for Executive Amnesty Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.

June 16, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2484

Stop Birth Tourism Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.2679

Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

June 1, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2116

Virgin Islands Visa Waiver Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.2181

STAPLE Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

May 18, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2169

Social Security Administration Accountability Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.

May 15, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.2033

Nepal Temporary Protected Status Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.1834

E-2 Visa Improvement Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

May 14, 2015
Bill Status

S.1339

A bill to permanently authorize the special immigrant nonminister religious worker program.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

April 29, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1700

Vulnerable Immigrant Voice Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

April 28, 2015
Bill Status

S.1120

A bill to make aliens associated with a criminal gang inadmissible, deportable, and ineligible for various forms of relief.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure:CR S2478-2479))

April 23, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1989

ENLIST Act

Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.

April 21, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1401

JOLT Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.1394

Promoting Border Commerce and Travel Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

April 7, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1412

Arizona Borderlands Protection and Preservation Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.

March 31, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1272

Doctors Helping Heroes Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.1123

Protecting Immigrants From Legal Exploitation Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

March 18, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1153

Asylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2015

Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 12.

March 17, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.583

Timely Repatriation Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.669

Landing Pass Extension Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

March 12, 2015
Bill Status

S.733

Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Feb. 27, 2015
Bill Status

S.534

Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015

Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which cloture was not invoked on the motion to proceed to S. 534 (Record Vote. No. 63) entered in Senate.

Feb. 25, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.1063

ETEACH Act

Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Feb. 19, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.604

Nuclear Family Priority Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.483

Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Feb. 5, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.345

To make persons who conspire to commit, commit, or benefit from an act of human trafficking ineligible for admission to the United States of America.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Feb. 2, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.213

Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.155

Defund Amnesty Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.268

Promoting Tourism to Enhance our Economy Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.206

Immigration Accountability Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

H.R.227

To prohibit the use of funds for certain immigration-related policies, and for other purposes.

Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.

Jan. 30, 2015
Bill Status

H.RES.66

Supporting the goals and ideals of Dominican Heritage Month.

Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Jan. 28, 2015
Bill Status

S.291

Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.31

Prevention of Executive Amnesty Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.

Jan. 27, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.399

Secure Our Borders First Act of 2015

Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 6.

Jan. 23, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.43

Border Security, Cooperation, and Act Now Drug War Prevention Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.

H.R.52

Save America Comprehensive Immigration Act of 2015

Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.

Jan. 22, 2015
Bill Status

S.247

Expatriate Terrorist Act

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Jan. 14, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.369

Accountability in Foreign Aid Act of 2015

Referred to House Foreign Affairs

Jan. 13, 2015
Bill Status

S.153

I-Squared Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Jan. 12, 2015
Bill Status

H.R.48

No Fly for Foreign Fighters Act

Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

Jan. 7, 2015
Bill Status

S.44

A bill to provide for the expedited processing of unaccompanied alien children illegally entering the United States, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S.45

Birthright Citizenship Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S.47

A bill to prohibit the implementation of any program that grants temporary legal status to, or adjusts the status of, any individual who is unlawfully present in the United States until the Secretary of Homeland Security certifies that the US-VISIT system has been fully implemented at every land, sea, and air port of entry.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

S.98

STEM Jobs Act of 2015

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

H.R.29

Separation of Powers Act of 2015

Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H95)