Immigration Rights Policy (Immigration related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 1147 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Michael Davis, Jr. in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act H.R. 1148 (114th) GowdyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protection of Children Act of 2015 H.R. 1149 (114th) CarterOpposeNo
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form… More
To amend the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 to provide for the expedited removal of unaccompanied alien children who are not victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons and who do not have a fear of returning to their country of nationality or last habitual residence, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Asylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2015 H.R. 1153 (114th) ChaffetzOpposeNo
To modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes. (by More
To modify the treatment of unaccompanied alien children who are in Federal custody by reason of their immigration status, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Repeal Executive Amnesty Act of 2015 H.R. 191 (114th) AderholtOpposeNo
To repeal executive immigration overreach, to clarify that the proper constitutional authority for immigration policy belongs to the legislative branch, and for other purposes. (by More
To repeal executive immigration overreach, to clarify that the proper constitutional authority for immigration policy belongs to the legislative branch, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2015 H.R. 1974 (114th) Lujan GrishamSupportNo
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage,… More
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 H.R. 240 (114th) RogersSupportYes
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Secure Our Borders First Act of 2015 H.R. 399 (114th) McCaulOpposeNo
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to gain and maintain operational control of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to gain and maintain operational control of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Startup Act H.R. 962 (114th) DoldSupportNo
To jump-start economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Accountability Through Electronic Verification Act S. 1032 (114th) GrassleyOpposeNo
A bill to expand the use of E-Verify, to hold employers accountable, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Immigration Innovation Act of 2015 S. 153 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Michael Davis, Jr. and Danny Oliver in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act S. 1640 (114th) SessionsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Startup Act S. 181 (114th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to jump-start economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Immigration Rule of Law Act of 2015 S. 534 (114th) CollinsOpposeNo
A bill to prohibit funds from being used to carry out certain Executive actions related to immigration and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to prohibit funds from being used to carry out certain Executive actions related to immigration and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Arizona Borderlands Protection and Preservation Act S. 750 (114th) McCainOpposeNo
A bill to achieve border security on certain Federal lands along the Southern border. (by CRS)
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 H.R. 11 (113th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Border Security Results Act of 2013 H.R. 1417 (113th) McCaulOpposeNo
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a comprehensive strategy to gain and maintain operational control of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes.… More
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a comprehensive strategy to gain and maintain operational control of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 H.R. 15 (113th) GarciaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 1772 (113th) SmithSplitNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agricultural Guestworker Act H.R. 1773 (113th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To create a nonimmigrant H-2C work visa program for agricultural workers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Supplying Knowledge-Based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act H.R. 2131 (113th) IssaSplitNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement Act H.R. 2278 (113th) GowdyOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to improve immigration law enforcement within the interior of the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Biometric Exit Improvement Act of 2013 H.R. 3141 (113th) MillerOpposeNo
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a biometric exit data system, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Return of Talent Act H.R. 3163 (113th) GrijalvaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Entrepreneurship and Investment Act of 2014 H.R. 4178 (113th) PolisSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for reforms to the EB-5 immigrant investor program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for reforms to the EB-5 immigrant investor program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
New American Success Act of 2014 H.R. 4949 (113th) CárdenasSupportNo
To establish the National Office of New Americans to support the integration of immigrants to the United States into the economic, social, cultural, and civic life of their local communities and the… More
To establish the National Office of New Americans to support the integration of immigrants to the United States into the economic, social, cultural, and civic life of their local communities and the Nation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Uniting American Families Act of 2013 H.R. 519 (113th) NadlerSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 5230 (113th) RogersOpposeNo
Making supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2013 H.R. 633 (113th) ChaffetzSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored immigrants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Reform That Works for America's Future Act S. 1 (113th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to reform America's broken immigration system. (by CRS)
End Racial Profiling Act of 2013 S. 1038 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Immigration Innovation Act of 2013 S. 169 (113th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize additional visas for well-educated aliens to live and work in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Uniting American Families Act of 2013 S. 296 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships. (by CRS) Hide
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 S. 47 (113th) LeahySupportYes
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 S. 744 (113th) SchumerOpposeNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Photo Identification Security Act H.R. 102 (112th) BlackburnOpposeNo
To provide that only certain forms of identification of individuals may be accepted by the Federal Government and by financial institutions. (by More
To provide that only certain forms of identification of individuals may be accepted by the Federal Government and by financial institutions. (by CRS) Hide
Birthright Citizenship Act of 2011 H.R. 140 (112th) KingOpposeNo
To amend section 301 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify those classes of individuals born in the United States who are nationals and citizens of the United States at birth. (by… More
To amend section 301 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify those classes of individuals born in the United States who are nationals and citizens of the United States at birth. (by CRS) Hide
National Security and Federal Lands Protection Act H.R. 1505 (112th) BishopOpposeNo
To prohibit the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture from taking action on public lands which impede border security on such lands, and for other purposes. (by More
To prohibit the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture from taking action on public lands which impede border security on such lands, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
DREAM Act of 2011 H.R. 1842 (112th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other… More
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Driving Entrepreneurship in America Act of 2011 H.R. 2161 (112th) LofgrenSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 2164 (112th) SmithSplitNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
P.R.O.U.D. Act H.R. 218 (112th) BacaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for naturalization for certain high school graduates. (by CRS)
Traffic Stops Along the Border Statistics Study Act of 2011 H.R. 228 (112th) Jackson LeeSupportNo
To provide for the collection of data on traffic stops, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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. H.R. 250 (112th) SerranoSupportNo
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… More
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. (by CRS) Hide
Secure the Capitol Act H.R. 280 (112th) GalleglyOpposeNo
To prohibit offices of the legislative branch from entering into a contract for the provision of goods or services within the Capitol Complex with any contractor who does not participate in the… More
To prohibit offices of the legislative branch from entering into a contract for the provision of goods or services within the Capitol Complex with any contractor who does not participate in the E-Verify Program for employment eligibility verification, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Require Federal Contractors to Participate in the E-Verify Program for Employment Eligibility Verification. H.R. 282 (112th) GalleglyOpposeNo
To require Federal contractors to participate in the E-Verify Program for employment eligibility verification. (by CRS)
American Specialty Agriculture Act H.R. 2847 (112th) SmithSplitNo
To create a nonimmigrant H-2C work visa program for agricultural workers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Pakistani Temporary Protected Status Act of 2011 H.R. 285 (112th) GreenSupportNo
To designate Pakistan under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of Pakistan to be eligible for temporary protected status under such section. (by More
To designate Pakistan under section 244 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit nationals of Pakistan to be eligible for temporary protected status under such section. (by CRS) Hide
Legal Workforce Act H.R. 2885 (112th) SmithSplitNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 2954 (112th) LeeSupportNo
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2011 H.R. 3012 (112th) ChaffetzSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored immigrants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Securing the Homeland Through Agency Reporting Enhancement Act H.R. 312 (112th) MyrickOpposeNo
To establish procedures for the issuance by the Commissioner of Social Security of "no match" letters to employers, and for the notification of the Secretary of Homeland Security regarding… More
To establish procedures for the issuance by the Commissioner of Social Security of "no match" letters to employers, and for the notification of the Secretary of Homeland Security regarding such letters. (by CRS) Hide
American Innovation and Education Act of 2011 H.R. 3146 (112th) LabradorSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to Toll, During Active-Duty Service Abroad in the Armed Forces, the Periods of Time to File a Petition and Appear for an Interview to Remove the Conditional Basis for Permanent Resident Status, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 398 (112th) LofgrenSupportYes
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to toll, during active-duty service abroad in the Armed Forces, the periods of time to file a petition and appear for an interview to remove the… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to toll, during active-duty service abroad in the Armed Forces, the periods of time to file a petition and appear for an interview to remove the conditional basis for permanent resident status, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stopping Trained in America Ph.d.s From Leaving the Economy Act of 2011 H.R. 399 (112th) FlakeSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize certain aliens who have earned a Ph.D. degree from a United States institution of higher education in a field of science, technology,… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize certain aliens who have earned a Ph.D. degree from a United States institution of higher education in a field of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics to be admitted for permanent residence and to be exempted from the numerical limitations on H-1B nonimmigrants. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4271 (112th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
To Amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to Eliminate the Diversity Immigrant Program and to Re-Allocate Those Visas to Certain Employment-Based Immigrants Who Obtain an Advanced Degree in the United States. H.R. 43 (112th) IssaOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the diversity immigrant program and to re-allocate those visas to certain employment-based immigrants who obtain an advanced degree in the… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the diversity immigrant program and to re-allocate those visas to certain employment-based immigrants who obtain an advanced degree in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Criminal Alien Accountability Act H.R. 45 (112th) IssaOpposeNo
To amend section 276 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose mandatory sentencing ranges with respect to aliens who reenter the United States after having been removed, and for other… More
To amend section 276 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose mandatory sentencing ranges with respect to aliens who reenter the United States after having been removed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification and Illegal Immigration Control Act H.R. 483 (112th) DeFazioOpposeNo
To create an electronic employment eligibility verification system to ensure that all workers in the United States are legally able to work, and for other purposes. (by More
To create an electronic employment eligibility verification system to ensure that all workers in the United States are legally able to work, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
STEM Jobs Act of 2012 H.R. 6429 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, to eliminate the diversity immigrant program, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, to eliminate the diversity immigrant program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Jobs Recovery by Ensuring a Legal American Workforce Act of 2011 H.R. 800 (112th) CarterSupportNo
To make the E-verify program permanent, and to provide for penalties to enforce compliance with the program, and for other purposes. (by More
To make the E-verify program permanent, and to provide for penalties to enforce compliance with the program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act of 2011 H.R. 98 (112th) DreierOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enforce restrictions on employment in the United States of unauthorized aliens through the use of improved Social Security cards and an Employment… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enforce restrictions on employment in the United States of unauthorized aliens through the use of improved Social Security cards and an Employment Eligibility Database, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
English Language Unity Act of 2011 H.R. 997 (112th) KingOpposeNo
To declare English as the official language of the United States, to establish a uniform English language rule for naturalization, and to avoid misconstructions of the English language texts of the… More
To declare English as the official language of the United States, to establish a uniform English language rule for naturalization, and to avoid misconstructions of the English language texts of the laws of the United States, pursuant to Congress' powers to provide for the general welfare of the United States and to establish a uniform rule of naturalization under article I, section 8, of the Constitution. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Prohibit Appropriated Funds from Being Used in Contravention of Section 642(A) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996. S. 169 (112th) VitterOpposeNo
A bill to prohibit appropriated funds from being used in contravention of section 642(a) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996. (by More
A bill to prohibit appropriated funds from being used in contravention of section 642(a) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2011 S. 1983 (112th) SchumerOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored immigrants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STEM Visa Act of 2011 S. 1986 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote innovation, investment, and research in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Clarify That the Revocation of an Alien's Visa or Other Documentation is Not Subject to Judicial Review. S. 226 (112th) GrassleyOpposeNo
A bill to clarify that the revocation of an alien's visa or other documentation is not subject to judicial review. (by CRS)
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
STAR Act of 2012 S. 3185 (112th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide certain immigration benefits for aliens with advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics and for other… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide certain immigration benefits for aliens with advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Startup Act 2.0 S. 3217 (112th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to jump-start the economic recovery through the formation and growth of new businesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowOpposeNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Assisting Children and Helping Them Improve Their Educational Value for Employment Act S. 3639 (112th) HutchisonOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide secure borders and to give long-term resident youth the ability to contribute to the safety and economic growth of the United States and… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide secure borders and to give long-term resident youth the ability to contribute to the safety and economic growth of the United States and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Startup Visa Act of 2011 S. 565 (112th) KerrySplitNo
A bill to establish an employment-based immigrant visa for alien entrepreneurs who have received significant capital from investors to establish a business in the United States. (by More
A bill to establish an employment-based immigrant visa for alien entrepreneurs who have received significant capital from investors to establish a business in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Reform America's Broken Immigration System Act S. 6 (112th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to reform America's broken immigration system. (by CRS)
A Bill to Close the Loophole That Allowed the 9/11 Hijackers to Obtain Credit Cards from United States Banks That Financed Their Terrorist Activities, to Ensure That Illegal Immigrants Cannot Obtain Credit Cards to Evade United States Immigration Laws, and for Other Purposes. S. 86 (112th) VitterOpposeNo
A bill to close the loophole that allowed the 9/11 hijackers to obtain credit cards from United States banks that financed their terrorist activities, to ensure that illegal immigrants cannot obtain… More
A bill to close the loophole that allowed the 9/11 hijackers to obtain credit cards from United States banks that financed their terrorist activities, to ensure that illegal immigrants cannot obtain credit cards to evade United States immigration laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
DREAM Act of 2011 S. 952 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act H.R. 1215 (111th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To reform immigration detention procedures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Dream Act H.R. 1751 (111th) BermanSplitNo
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of… More
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
STAPLE Act H.R. 1791 (111th) FlakeSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize certain aliens who have earned a Ph.D. degree from a United States institution of higher education in a field of science, technology,… More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize certain aliens who have earned a Ph.D. degree from a United States institution of higher education in a field of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics to be admitted for permanent residence and to be exempted from the numerical limitations on H-1B nonimmigrants. (by CRS) Hide
Birthright Citizenship Act of 2009 H.R. 1868 (111th) DealOpposeNo
To amend section 301 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify those classes of individuals born in the United States who are nationals and citizens of the United States at birth. (by… More
To amend section 301 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify those classes of individuals born in the United States who are nationals and citizens of the United States at birth. (by CRS) Hide
Agjobs Act of 2009 H.R. 2414 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States, and for other purposes. (by More
To improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reuniting Families Act H.R. 2709 (111th) HondaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 H.R. 2892 (111th) PriceSupportYes
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Removal Clarification Act of 2010 H.R. 5281 (111th) JohnsonSupportNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 H.R. 6497 (111th) BermanSupportNo
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other… More
To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agjobs Act of 2009 S. 1038 (111th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to improve agricultural job opportunities, benefits, and security for aliens in the United States and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reuniting Families Act S. 1085 (111th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protect Citizens and Residents from Unlawful Detention Act S. 1549 (111th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to protect United States citizens from unlawful arrest and detention. (by CRS)
Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act S. 1550 (111th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to ensure that individuals detained by the Department of Homeland Security are treated humanely, provided adequate medical care, and granted certain specified rights. (by More
A bill to ensure that individuals detained by the Department of Homeland Security are treated humanely, provided adequate medical care, and granted certain specified rights. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 S. 3992 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for… More
A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Uniting American Families Act of 2009 S. 424 (111th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to… More
A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate discrimination in the immigration laws by permitting permanent partners of United States citizens and lawful permanent residents to obtain lawful permanent resident status in the same manner as spouses of citizens and lawful permanent residents and to penalize immigration fraud in connection with permanent partnerships. (by CRS) Hide
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2009 S. 729 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation… More
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Save America Comprehensive Immigration Act of 2007 H.R. 750 (110th) Jackson LeeOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to comprehensively reform immigration law, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Visa Efficiency and E-Verify Extension Act of 2008 S. 3414 (110th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to recapture family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas in the future, and… More
A bill to recapture family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family-sponsored and employment-based immigrant visas in the future, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide