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Senate Vote 152 - On the Amendment S.Amdt. 1228 to S. 744 (Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act)
Description: To prohibit the temporary grant of legal status to, or adjustment to citizenship status of, any individual who is unlawfully present in the United States until the Secretary of Homeland Security certifies that the US-VISIT System (a biometric border check-in and check-out system first required by Congress in 1996) has been fully implemented at every land, sea, and airport of entry and Congress passes a joint resolution, under fast track procedures, stating that such integrated entry and exit data system has been sufficiently implemented.
Result: Amendment Rejected by a margin of 24 votes (60 required)
Date: June 18, 2013 at 3:35 p.m. (vote source)
Complete Roll Call
Yes Votes (36)