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Immigration-Related Bills in Congress
Bill Name  Number of Sponsors  Position
H.R. 2278 - SAFE Act 38 (38 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2131 - SKILLS Visa Act 19 (19 R) -
H.R. 1772 - 4/26/2013--Introduced.Legal Workforce Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish an employment eligibility verification system (EEVS), patterned after the E-Verify system. (Eliminates the current paper-based I-9 system.) Requires an employer to attest, during the verification period and under penalty of perjury, that the employer has verified that an individual is not an unauthorized alien by: (1) obtaining and recording 31 (30 R, 1 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1417 - 4/9/2013--Introduced.Border Security Results Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to: (1) report, every 180 days, on the state of operational control of the international borders of the United States; and (2) achieve situational awareness of such borders within two years. Requires the Secretary to submit: (1) a comprehensive strategy for gaining and maintaining operational control of high traffic areas of such borders within a two-year period, (2) an implementation 19 (16 R, 3 D) -
113th Congress
Bill Name  Number of Sponsors  Position
S. 223 - A bill to amend section 217 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the visa waiver program, and for other purposes. 7 (1 R, 6 D) Monitoring
S. 189 - 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. 4 (1 R, 3 D) Monitoring
S. 169 - Immigration Innovation (I2) Act 26 (12 R, 1 I, 13 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1773 - 4/26/2013--Introduced.Agricultural Guestworker Act or the AG Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish an H-2C nonimmigrant visa for an alien having a residence in a foreign country which he or she has no intention of abandoning and who is coming temporarily to the United States to perform agricultural labor or services. Requires an employer to file an H-2C petition with the Department of Agriculture (USDA) which shall include specified employment-related attestations. 10 (10 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 490 - To amend section 217 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the visa waiver program, and for other purposes. 20 (5 R, 15 D) Monitoring
H.R. 478 - To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (8 U.S.C. 1324a note) to make the E-Verify Program permanent and mandatory, and to provide for certain changes to procedures for participants in the Program. 2 (2 R) Monitoring
H.R. 477 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make changes related to family-sponsored immigrants and to reduce the number of such immigrants, and for other purposes. 19 (19 R) Monitoring
H.R. 463 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reform the provisions relating to status under section 101(a)(15)(U) of that Act. 5 (5 R) Monitoring
H.R. 459 - 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. 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 458 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for nonimmigrant status for an alien who is the parent or legal guardian of a United States citizen child if the child was born abroad and is the child of a deceased member of the Armed Forces of the United States. 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 457 - 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. 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 406 - 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. 1 (1 D) Monitoring
112th Congress
Bill Name  Number of Sponsors  Position
S. 3527 - Student Visa Integrity Act 5 (2 R, 3 D) Monitoring
S. 3245 - A bill to permanently reauthorize the EB-5 Regional Center Program, the E-Verify Program, the Special Immigrant Nonminister Religious Worker Program, and the Conrad State 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Program. 7 (5 R, 2 D) Monitoring
S. 1949 - Families First Immigration Enforcement Act * Monitoring
S. 1856 - A bill to prohibit Federal funding for lawsuits seeking to invalidate specific State laws that support the enforcement of Federal immigration laws. 3 (3 R) Monitoring
S. 1545 - Designates Taiwan as a visa waiver program country 1 (1 R) Monitoring
S. 1362 - Trafficking in Persons Report Improvement Act of 2011 * -
S. 1336 - Immigration Fraud Prevention Act of 2011 2 (1 R, 1 D) -
S. 1301 - Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2011 40 (11 R, 1 I, 28 D) We support this legislation
S. 1259 - Trafficking Victims Enhanced Protection Act of 2011 2 (1 R, 1 D) We support this legislation
S. 1258 - CIR Bill 9 (9 D) -
S. 1236 - Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2011 4 (4 D) -
S. 1202 - To amend the INA to reaffirm the United States' historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture. 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1196 - Accountability Through Electronic Verification Act 10 (10 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 1195 - Protect Our Workers from Exploitation and Retaliation Act or the POWER Act 1 (1 D) -
S. 1141 - A bill to exempt children of certain Filipino World War II veterans from the numerical limitations on immigrant visas and for other purposes. 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
S. 952 - DREAM Act of 2011 25 (1 I, 24 D) We support this legislation
S. 723 - Birthright Citizenship Act of 2011 5 (5 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 656 - Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act of 2011 7 (7 D) We support this legislation
S. 639 - SCAAP Reauthorization Act 4 (1 R, 3 D) -
S. 638 - SCAAP Reimbursement Protection Act of 2011 4 (1 R, 3 D) -
S. 565 - 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. 4 (4 D) -
S. 503 - English Language Unity Act of 2011 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 416 - A bill to develop a strategy for assisting stateless children from North Korea, and for other purposes. 2 (1 R, 1 D) We support this legislation
S. 332 - Strengthening Our Commitment to Legal Immigration and America's Security Act 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 291 - USA PATRIOT Reauthorization Act of 2011 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 290 - USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2011 1 (1 D) We oppose this legislation
S. 226 - A bill to clarify that the revocation of an alien's visa or other documentation is not subject to judicial review. 6 (6 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 169 - 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. 3 (3 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 86 - 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. 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 6 - A bill to reform America's broken immigration system. 8 (8 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 6001 - To prohibit the Secretary of Homeland Security from granting a work authorization to an alien found to have been unlawfully present in the United States. 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 6000 - To require verification of the immigration status of recipients of Federal benefit programs, and for other purposes. 23 (23 R) Monitoring
H.R. 5957 - Prohibits the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) from granting deferred action or otherwise suspending the effectiveness or enforcement of the immigration laws. 18 (18 R) Monitoring
H.R. 5893 - Startup Act 2.0 16 (8 R, 8 D) Monitoring
H.R. 5855 - DHS Appropriation 2013 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 4021 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive certain requirements for naturalization for American Samoan United States nationals to become United States citizens. 4 (4 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3992 - Makes Israeli nationals eligible to enter the United States as nonimmigrant traders and investors as provided for under the Immigration and Nationality Act if Israel provides reciprocal nonimmigrant treatment to U.S. nationals. 8 (3 R, 5 D) -
H.R. 3983 - Strengthening America's Public Schools Through Promoting Foreign Investment Act 3 (1 R, 2 D) -
H.R. 3881 - Ensuring Mental Competence in Immigration Proceedings Act 6 (6 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3855 - Visa Waiver Program Enhanced Security and Reform Act 29 (12 R, 17 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3842 - Prohibits federal funds from being used to participate in a lawsuit to overturn, enjoin, or otherwise invalidate specified immigration-related laws in in states 41 (41 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3823 - Adjusted Residency for Military Service Act or the ARMS Act * Monitoring
H.R. 3808 - Scott Gardner Act 8 (7 R, 1 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3761 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to protect the well-being of soldiers and their families, and for other purposes. 14 (1 R, 13 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3761 - Support and Defend Our Military Personnel and Their Families Act 14 (1 R, 13 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3720 - New IDEA Act or New Illegal Deduction Elimination Act 23 (23 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3692 - To establish an entrepreneur-based immigrant category for alien entrepreneurs who have completed or are in the process of completing a degree in Science, Engineering, Math or a technology-related field. 2 (2 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3686 - Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2011 1 (1 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3590 - Indonesian Family Refugee Protection Act 14 (1 R, 13 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3557 - Religious Worker Visa Reciprocity Act of 2011 3 (3 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3476 - American Growth, Recovery, Empowerment, and Entrepreneurship Act or the AGREE Act 4 (2 R, 2 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3401 - Enhanced Border Security Act 9 (9 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3341 - Visa Improvements to Stimulate International Tourism to the United States of America Act 8 (1 R, 7 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3333 - Foster Children Opportunity Act 9 (9 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3297 - Haitian Emergency Life Protection Act of 2011 or the H.E.L.P. Act 19 (19 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3256 - Deport Convicted Foreign Criminals Act of 2011 9 (9 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3232 - H-2A Improvement Act 3 (1 R, 2 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3168 - Illegal Alien Crime Reporting Act of 2011 5 (5 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3166 - Enemy Expatriation Act 2 (2 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3162 - Prohibits Sec of Labor from implementing certain rules related to employment of aliens 21 (21 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3160 - Improving Methods to Promote Regular Occurrences of the Verification of Employability Status Act of 2011 * Monitoring
H.R. 3146 - American Innovation and Education Act of 2011 6 (6 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3120 - Student Visa Reform Act 1 (1 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3083 - SSI Extension for Elderly and Disabled Refugees Act of 2011 15 (2 R, 13 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3039 - Welcoming Business Travelers and Tourists to America Act of 2011 31 (19 R, 12 D) Monitoring
H.R. 3024 - Access to Agricultural Labor Act of 2011 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 3012 - Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act 8 (5 R, 3 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2991 - Illegal Immigration Sentencing Uniformity Act of 2011 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 2981 - Restoring Protection to Victims of Persecution Act 11 (11 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2952 - Immigration Backlog Reduction Act of 2011 21 (21 R) Monitoring
H.R. 2895 - Legal Agricultural Workforce Act * Monitoring
H.R. 2885 - Legal Workforce Act 48 (48 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2878 - Compassionate Visa for Medical Treatment Act 3 (1 R, 2 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2847 - American Specialty Agriculture Act 3 (3 R) Monitoring
H.R. 2831 - Amends the Cuban Adjustment Act to make an alien who returns to Cuba after admission or parole into the United States ineligible for such status adjustment 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 2830 - Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2011 31 (9 R, 22 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2805 - Makes permanent Sec 220 of Immigration and Nationality Technical Corrections Act of 1994 1 (1 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2771 - To increase to 5 years the period during which a Cuban national must be physically present in the United States in order to qualify for permanent residency * Monitoring
H.R. 2759 - Business Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act 6 (1 R, 5 D) -
H.R. 2730 - Strengthening the Child Welfare Response to Human Trafficking Act of 2011 19 (5 R, 14 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2556 - Prohibits issuance of visa to Brazil unless Brazil allows for extradition 2 (1 R, 1 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2404 - Torture Victims Relief Reauthorization Act of 2011 11 (3 R, 8 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2264 - Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2011 2 (2 D) -
H.R. 2235 - To provide for enhanced protections for vulnerable unaccompanied alien children and female detainees. 4 (4 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2235 - Child Trafficking Victims Protection Act 4 (4 D) -
H.R. 2199 - Deport Convicted Foreign Criminals Act 10 (10 R) -
H.R. 2189 - Death in Custody Reporting Act of 2011 2 (2 D) Monitoring
H.R. 2185 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to reaffirm the United States' historic commitment to protecting refugees who are fleeing persecution or torture. 9 (9 D) -
H.R. 2169 - Protect Our Workers from Exploitation and Retaliation Act or the POWER Act 8 (8 D) -
H.R. 2164 - Legal Workforce Act 41 (41 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2161 - IDEA Act of 2011 24 (24 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2116 - To exempt children of certain Filipino World War II veterans from the numerical limitations on immigrant visas and for other purposes. 2 (2 D) -
H.R. 2115 - To exempt children of certain Filipino World War II veterans from the numerical limitations on immigrant visas. 9 (1 R, 8 D) -
H.R. 2064 - To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to allow employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of an employee from the time of application for employment. 5 (5 R) -
H.R. 2017 - DHS Appropriations Act, 2012 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 2000 - Secure America through Verification and Enforcement (SAVE) Act 26 (24 R, 2 D) -
H.R. 1933 - To amend the INA to modify the requirements for admission of nonimmigrant nurses in health professional shortage areas. 5 (2 R, 3 D) -
H.R. 1932 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for extensions of detention of certain aliens ordered removed, and for other purposes. 16 (16 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1921 - Build the Fence Now Act of 2011 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1853 - Deferred Action Reform Act of 2011 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 1842 - DREAM Act of 2011 86 (1 R, 85 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1823 - Criminal Code Modernization and Simplification Act of 2011 1 (1 R) Monitoring
H.R. 1796 - Reuniting Families Act 61 (61 D) -
H.R. 1764 - Prohibits the use of community oriented policing services funds in contravention of IIRAIRA. 3 (3 R) -
H.R. 1741 - Secure Visas Act 13 (13 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1721 - Strengthening the Teaching of English in Puerto Rico Act of 2011 5 (5 D) -
H.R. 1720 - H-2A Improvement Act 3 (3 D) -
H.R. 1698 - 10k Run for the Border Act 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 1644 - Amends the INA to prohibit the provision of cash assistance or medical assistance to any refugee who, after entering the United States, travels to a country that has repeatedly supported acts of international terrorism. * -
H.R. 1537 - Uniting American Families Act of 2011 108 (2 R, 106 D) -
H.R. 1507 - Border Security Enforcement Act of 2011 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 1466 - To resolve the status of certain persons legally residing in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands under the immigration laws of the United States. 39 (1 R, 38 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1299 - Secure Border Act of 2011 25 (25 R) Monitoring
H.R. 1293 - Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness Act of 2011 14 (14 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1274 - Keeping the Pledge on Immigration Act of 2011 11 (11 R) -
H.R. 1196 - To remove the incentives and loopholes that encourage illegal aliens to come to the United States to live and work, provide additional resources to local law enforcement and Federal border and immigration officers. 3 (3 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1164 - National Language Act of 2011 22 (22 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1164 - National Language Act of 2011 22 (22 R) -
H.R. 1156 - Accountability in Immigrant Repatriation Act of 2011 2 (2 R) -
H.R. 1156 - Accountability in Immigrant Repatriation Act of 2011 2 (2 R) -
H.R. 1153 - Ensuring the Collection of Critical Intelligence Act of 2011 7 (7 R) -
H.R. 1134 - Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act 27 (27 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1114 - StartUp Visa Act of 2011 3 (3 D) -
H.R. 1091 - Unlawful Border Entry Prevention Act of 2011 12 (11 R, 1 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 997 - English Language Unity Act of 2011 80 (80 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 959 - To amend the INA to modify the requirements of the visa waiver program 25 (8 R, 17 D) -
H.R. 933 - Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act 13 (13 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 932 - Criminal Alien Removal Act of 2011 4 (4 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 915 - Jaime Zapata Border Enforcement Security Task Force Act 3 (2 R, 1 D) -
H.R. 800 - To make the E-verify program permanent, and to provide for penalties to enforce compliance with the program. 18 (18 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 717 - Save Our Border Communities Act * -
H.R. 714 - Visitors Interested in Strengthening America (VISA) Act of 2011 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 713 - Keeping Families Together Act of 2011 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 704 - Security and Fairness Enhancement (SAFE) for America Act 32 (30 R, 2 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 699 - Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2011 1 (1 R) We support this legislation
H.R. 693 - E-Verify Modernization Act of 2011 3 (3 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 692 - Nuclear Family Priority Act 34 (34 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 483 - 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. 2 (1 R, 1 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 410 - Amends the INA to allow states to be compensated for incarcerating undocumented aliens who are charged with, or convicted of, a felony or two or more misdemeanors. 8 (8 D) -
H.R. 399 - Stopping Trained in America Ph.D.s From Leaving the Economy (STAPLE) Act of 2011 12 (4 R, 8 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 398 - Amends the INA to toll, during active-duty service abroad in the Armed Forces, the periods of time for an alien spouse or petitioning spouse to file a petition and appear for an interview to remove the conditional basis for permanent resident status. 3 (1 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 312 - Securing the Homeland Through Agency Reporting Enhancement Act 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 285 - Pakistani Temporary Protected Status Act of 2011 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 282 - To require Federal contractors to participate in the E-Verify Program for employment eligibility verification. 8 (8 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 280 - Secure the Capitol Act 14 (14 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 250 - 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 US. 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 228 - Traffic Stops Along the Border Statistics Study Act of 2011 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 218 - People Resolved to Obtain an Understanding of Democracy (PROUD) Act 19 (1 R, 18 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 140 - The Birthright Citizenship Act 65 (65 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 102 - Photo Identification Security Act 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 100 - Clear Law Enforcement for Criminal Alien Removal (CLEAR) Act of 2011 52 (52 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 98 - Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act of 2011 7 (7 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 89 - American Child Support Enforcement Immigration Act of 2011 * -
H.R. 46 - Fallen Heroes Family Act of 2011 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 45 - Criminal Alien Accountability Act 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 43 - Amends the INA to eliminate the diversity immigrant program and provide an equal number of annual immigrant visas (55,000) to certain employment-based aliens who obtain an advanced degree in the US. 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H. CON. RES. 29 - Expressing the sense of the Congress that State and local governments should be supported for taking actions to discourage illegal immigration and that legislation should be enacted to ease the burden on State and local governments for taking such actions. 12 (12 R) We oppose this legislation
111th Congress
Bill Name  Number of Sponsors  Position
S. 3992 - Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 3963 - Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 3962 - Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 or DREAM Act of 2010 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 3932 - Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2010 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 3912 - HARVEST Act of 2010 * -
S. 3901 - A bill to promote enforcement of immigration laws and for other purposes. 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 3867 - A bill to modify the naturalization requirements related to physical presence in the United States for alien translators granted special immigrant status, and for other purposes. * We support this legislation
S. 3827 - Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 3776 - Families First Immigration Enforcement Act * We support this legislation
S. 3593 - A bill to require the Federal Government to pay the costs incurred by a State or local government in defending a State or local immigration law that survives a constitutional challenge by the Federal Government in Federal court. * We oppose this legislation
S. 3522 - HELP Separated Children Act 5 (5 D) We support this legislation
S. 3411 - Help Haitian Adoptees Immediately to Integrate Act of 2010 5 (1 R, 4 D) We support this legislation
S. 3332 - Border Security Enforcement Act of 2010 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 3327 - Terrorist Expatriation Act * We oppose this legislation
S. 3091 - Adoption Fairness Act 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
S. 2910 - Increasing American Wages and Benefits Act of 2010 1 (1 I) We oppose this legislation
S. 2804 - Employ America Act 2 (1 R, 1 I) We oppose this legislation
S. 2757 - Military Families Act 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1594 - Secure and Safe Detention and Asylum Act 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
S. 1550 - Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act or the Strong STANDARDS Act 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1549 - Protect Citizens and Residents from Unlawful Detention Act 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 1505 - SAVE Act of 2009 4 (4 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 1478 - Strengthen and Unite Communities with Civics Education and English Skills Act of 2009 5 (2 R, 3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1472 - Human Rights Enforcement Act of 2009 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1337 - Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2009 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 1298 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010 * -
S. 1261 - Providing for Additional Security in States' Identification (PASS ID) Act of 2009 4 (1 R, 3 D) We oppose this legislation
S. 1247 - A bill to amend the INA to promote family unity. 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1085 - A bill to amend the INA to promote family unity. 4 (4 D) We support this legislation
S. 1071 - Protecting America's Communities Act 7 (7 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 1038 - Agricultural Job Opportunities, Benefits, and Security (AgJOBS) Act of 2009. 12 (12 D) We support this legislation
S. 887 - H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2009 3 (1 R, 1 I, 1 D) We oppose this legislation
S. 729 - DREAM Act of 2009 21 (1 I, 20 D) We support this legislation
S. 577 - A bill to amend 18 USC to provide penalties for individuals who engage in schemes to defraud aliens. 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
S. 424 - Uniting American Families Act of 2009 16 (1 I, 15 D) We support this legislation
S. 388 - Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2009 20 (8 R, 12 D) We support this legislation
S. 339 - Border Law Enforcement Relief Act of 2009 * We oppose this legislation
S. 16 - Visa Waiver Program Expansion Act of 2010 * We support this legislation
H.R. 6505 - Pakistani Temporary Protected Status Act of 2010 8 (8 D) -
H.R. 6497 - Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2010 * We support this legislation
H.R. 6438 - To provide for the adjustment of status for certain long-term conditional residents. * We support this legislation
H.R. 6433 - Vietnam Human Rights Sanctions Act 4 (3 R, 1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 6397 - Marine Sergeant Michael H. Ferschke, Jr. Memorial Act 4 (2 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 6396 - Amends the INA to toll, during active-duty service abroad in the Armed Forces, the periods of time for an alien spouse or petitioning spouse to file a petition and appear for an interview to remove the conditional basis for permanent resident status. 2 (1 R, 1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 6327 - Citizenship and Service Act of 2010 * We support this legislation
H.R. 6242 - International Child Protection Act of 2010 * We support this legislation
H.R. 6179 - To exempt employment in the mobile amusement industry from the H-2B numerical limitation. * -
H.R. 6018 - To amend the INA with respect to a country that denies or unreasonably delays accepting the country's nationals upon the request of the Secretary of Homeland Security. 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 5880 - Family Reunification Act of 2010 * -
H.R. 5840 - Sanctuary City Prevention Act of 2010 13 (13 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5836 - Border Security and Employee Verification Improvement Act of 2010 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5774 - Respect for Local Laws Act 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5675 - National Border and Homeland Security Act of 2010 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5595 - To amend section 214(b) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to create, for an alien seeking to enter the United States as a nonimmigrant to care for a relative with a serious health condition, an exemption from the presumption that the alien is an immigrant. 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 5532 - International Adoption Harmonization Act of 2010 4 (2 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 5528 - To enhance the integrity of the United States against the threat of terrorism. 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5397 - H-1B and L-1 Visa Reform Act of 2010 3 (1 R, 2 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5265 - Combat Illegal Immigration Through Employment Verification Act * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5237 - Terrorist Expatriation Act 1 (1 R) We support this legislation
H.R. 5193 - StartUp Visa Act of 2010 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 5173 - Secure the Border Act of 2010 8 (8 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5166 - Revoking Citizenship for Terrorists Act of 2010 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5002 - No Sanctuary for Illegals Act * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 4835 - Amends the INA to state that an employer who pays a U.S. worker the federal minimum wage or the prevailing wage shall not be required to pay an H-2A visa worker similarly employed more than such wage. 2 (2 R) -
H.R. 4800 - Restoring Protection to Victims of Persecution Act 12 (12 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 4758 - Secure Visas Act 6 (6 R) -
H.R. 4744 - E-Verify Loan Origination Act of 2010 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 4627 - Criminal Penalties for Unauthorized Employment Act of 2010 * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 4622 - Secure Borders Act of 2010 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 4548 - Fairness for American Students Act 3 (3 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 4471 - Amends the INA to prohibit judicial review of visa or document revocation. 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 4470 - Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act or the Strong STANDARDS Act 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 4441 - Stop Terrorist Entry Program Act of 2010 * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 4321 - Comprehensive Immigration Reform for America's Security and Prosperity (CIR ASAP) Act of 2009 71 (71 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 4259 - Employment Benefit Act 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 4145 - Foreign Students Social Security Numbers Reform Act of 2009 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3855 - Every Person Counts Act 33 (33 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3797 - Fairness in Representation Act 16 (16 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3744 - Dairy and Sheep H-2A Visa Enhancement Act 4 (1 R, 3 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3687 - To amend the INA to eliminate the diversity immigrant program and to re-allocate those visas to certain employment-based immigrants who obtain an advanced degree in the US. 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3676 - Improving Methods to Promote Regular Occurrences of the Verification of Employability Status Act of 2009 13 (13 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3580 - New IDEA (Illegal Deduction Elimination Act) 18 (18 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3531 - Humane Enforcement and Legal Protections (HELP) for Separated Children Act 9 (9 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3308 - SAVE Act of 2009 47 (44 R, 3 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3290 - September 11 Family Humanitarian Relief and Patriotism Act of 2009 9 (1 R, 8 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3289 - Unlawful Border Entry Prevention Act of 2009 8 (7 R, 1 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3249 - Strengthen and Unite Communities with Civics Education and English Skills Act of 2009 17 (17 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3110 - Foreign Adopted Children Equality (FACE) Act 5 (3 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2954 - To amend the INA to extend the authority of the DHS Secretary to waive certain requirements under the visa waiver program for an additional 2 years. 5 (5 D) -
H.R. 2918 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2010 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 2837 - Criminal Alien Accountability Act 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2709 - Reuniting Families Act 53 (53 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2681 - People Resolved to Obtain an Understanding of Democracy (PROUD) Act 20 (20 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2679 - Employee Verification Amendment Act of 2009 * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2536 - To provide relief for the shortage of nurses in the United States. 4 (2 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2472 - Social Security Number Fraud and Identity Theft Prevention Act 11 (11 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2414 - Agricultural Job Opportunities, Benefits, and Security (AgJOBS) Act of 2009 36 (5 R, 31 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2412 - Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act 7 (7 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2406 - Charlie Norwood CLEAR Act of 2009 49 (49 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2305 - Security and Fairness Enhancement (SAFE) for America Act of 2009 38 (36 R, 2 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2282 - To amend the INA to reauthorize the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program. 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 2261 - To designate Greece as a program country for purposes of the visa waiver program. 11 (2 R, 9 D) -
H.R. 2258 - Liberian Refugee Immigration Protection Act of 2009 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2083 - Border Sovereignty and Protection Act 19 (19 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2076 - Border Security and Responsibility Act 2009 16 (16 D) -
H.R. 2028 - New Employee Verification Act of 2009 5 (5 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1870 - To amend the INA to provide for relief to surviving spouses and children. 15 (1 R, 14 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1868 - Birthright Citizenship Act of 2009 58 (58 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1823 - To amend the INA to improve communication between the DHS Secretary and State and local law enforcement officials regarding the treatment of aliens who have been ordered removed and also charged with an aggravated felony under State law. 1 (1 R) We support this legislation
H.R. 1791 - STAPLE Act 3 (1 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1785 - Arts Require Timely Service (ARTS) Act 5 (2 R, 3 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1753 - One Strike Act 6 (6 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1751 - American Dream Act 95 (3 R, 92 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1663 - Justice for the Newark College Students Act 15 (15 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1660 - Dairy and Sheep H-2A Visa Enhancement Act 5 (3 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1651 - Access to Justice Act 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1567 - HRIFA Improvement Act of 2009 * We support this legislation
H.R. 1448 - Border Reinforcement and Violence Reduction Act of 2009 5 (1 R, 4 D) -
H.R. 1340 - Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2009 9 (1 R, 8 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1314 - To amend the INA to provide for compensation to States incarcerating undocumented aliens charged with a felony or two or more misdemeanors. 27 (2 R, 25 D) -
H.R. 1229 - National Language Act of 2009 15 (15 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1215 - Immigration Oversight and Fairness Act 37 (37 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1199 - Scott Gardner Act 6 (6 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1162 - E-2 Nonimmigrant Investor Adjustment Act of 2009 3 (2 R, 1 D) -
H.R. 1136 - Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2009 47 (18 R, 29 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1096 - Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification and Illegal Immigration Control Act 1 (1 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1033 - To amend the INA with respect to temporary admission of nonimmigrant aliens to the US for the purpose of receiving medical treatment. 3 (1 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1029 - Alien Smuggling and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2009 4 (2 R, 2 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1024 - Uniting American Families Act of 2009 89 (89 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1024 - Uniting American Families Act of 2009 89 (89 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1001 - Nursing Relief Act of 2009 1 (1 R) We support this legislation
H.R. 997 - English Language Unity Act of 2009 64 (63 R, 1 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 994 - Loophole Elimination and Verification Enforcement (LEAVE) Act 9 (9 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 937 - Visitors Interested in Strengthening America (VISA) Act of 2009 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 892 - SEAT Act of 2009 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 878 - Nuclear Family Priority Act 21 (21 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 752 - To require the DHS Secretary to conduct a program in the maritime environment for the mobile biometric identification of suspected individuals, including terrorists, to enhance border security. 3 (2 R, 1 D) -
H.R. 738 - Death in Custody Reporting Act of 2009 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 662 - Employee Verification Amendment Act of 2009 4 (2 R, 2 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 589 - Securing the Homeland Through Agency Reporting Enhancement Act * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 588 - 10k Run for the Border Act * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 373 - To amend the INA to render inadmissible and deportable certain aliens convicted of drunk driving. 1 (1 R) -
H.R. 182 - To provide discretionary authority to an immigration judge to determine that an alien parent of a USC child should not be ordered removed, deported, or excluded from the US. 13 (13 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 142 - Enforce Immigration Law Act of 2009 * We oppose this legislation
H.R. 138 - To require Federal contractors to participate in the basic pilot program for employment eligibility verification. 8 (8 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 137 - Employment Eligibility Verification and Anti-Identity Theft Act 11 (11 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 98 - Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act of 2009 5 (5 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 19 - To require employers to conduct employment eligibility verification. 7 (7 R) We oppose this legislation
H.RES. 1384 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that State and local governments, and State and local law enforcement personnel in the course of carrying out routine duties, have the inherent authority of a sovereign entity to investigate, identify, apprehend, arrest, detain, or transfer to Federal custody aliens in the United States, for the purpose of assisting in the enforcement of the immigration laws of the US. 9 (9 R) We oppose this legislation
H.RES. 1380 - Applauding the State of Arizona for asserting its 10th amendment rights, protecting its citizens, and safeguarding its jobs, and calling upon the Administration to act immediately to enforce our Nation's immigration laws. * We oppose this legislation
H.RES. 1026 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the continued peace, prosperity, liberty, and national security of the United States and its people depend upon the rule of law and credible and effective immigration enforcement policies which both welcome lawful immigrants and non-immigrants and also prevent the unlawful entry or unlawful continuing presence of foreign persons. 30 (30 R) We oppose this legislation
110th Congress
Bill Name  Number of Sponsors  Position
S. 3594 - A bill to protect United States citizens from unlawful arrest and detention. 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
S. 3514 - 'A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to promote family unity and for other purposes. 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
S. 3414 - '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.' 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 3369 - A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for relief to surviving spouses and children, and for other purposes. 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 3257 - 'A bill to extend immigration programs to promote legal immigration and for other purposes.' 1 (1 R) We support this legislation
S. 3166 - 'A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to impose criminal penalties on individuals who assist aliens who have engaged in genocide, torture, or extrajudicial killings to enter the United States.' 4 (2 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
S. 3005 - 'A bill to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish procedures for the timely and effective delivery of medical and mental health care to all immigration detainees in custody, and for other purposes.' 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 2294 - A bill to strengthen immigration enforcement and border security and for other purposes. 4 (4 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 2205 - 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. 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
S. 1984 - Immigration Enforcement and Border Security Act of 2007 5 (5 R) We oppose this legislation
S. 1903 - A bill to extend the TPS designation of Liberia 4 (4 D) We support this legislation
S. 1639 - Secure Borders, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Reform Act of 2007 * We support this legislation
S. 1515 - National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act 5 (1 R, 4 D) We support this legislation
S. 1348 - Secure Borders, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Reform Act of 2007 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1328 - Uniting American Families Act of 2007 12 (1 I, 11 D) We support this legislation
S. 1224 - Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Reauthorization Act of 2007 11 (1 R, 1 I, 9 D) We support this legislation
S. 1083 - Securing Knowledge, Innovation and Leadership (SKIL) Act of 2007 1 (1 R) We support this legislation
S. 988 - Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2007 19 (10 R, 9 D) We support this legislation
S. 895 - Children's Health First Act * We support this legislation
S. 774 - DREAM Act of 2007 13 (2 R, 1 I, 10 D) We support this legislation
S. 703 - Family Reunification Act * We support this legislation
S. 702 - 'A bill to authorize the Attorney General to award grants to State courts to develop and implement State courts interpreter programs.' 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 340 - Agricultural Job Opportunities, Benefits, and Security (AgJOBS) Act 10 (1 R, 9 D) We support this legislation
S. 9 - Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act of 2007 6 (6 D) We support this legislation
S.AMDT. 3311 - To extend the numerical limitation exception for H-2B nonimmigrants. 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
S.AMDT. 2444 - To provide that none of the funds made available under this Act may be expended until the Secretary of Homeland Security certifies to Congress that all new hires by the Department of Homeland Security are verified through the basic pilot program authorized under section 401 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 or may be available to enter into a contract with a person, employer, or other entity that does not participate in the such basic pilot program. 2 (2 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 7255 - 'To reform immigration detention procedures, and for other purposes. 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 6813 - 'To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to clarify that wages paid to unauthorized aliens may not be deducted from gross income, and for other purposes. 28 (28 R) -
H.R. 6633 - 'To evaluate and extend the basic pilot program for employment eligibility confirmation and to ensure the protection of Social Security beneficiaries.' 5 (5 R) We support this legislation
H.R. 6039 - 'To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize certain aliens who have earned a master''s or higher degree from a United States institution of higher education in a field of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics to be admitted for permanent residence.' 20 (4 R, 16 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 6034 - 'To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for relief to surviving spouses and children.' 17 (2 R, 15 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 6020 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to protect the well-being of soldiers and their families, and for other purposes. 12 (2 R, 10 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 5950 - 'To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish procedures for the timely and effective delivery of medical and mental health care to all immigration detainees in custody, and for other purposes.' 15 (1 R, 14 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 5924 - 'To provide relief for the shortage of nurses in the United States, and for other purposes.' 11 (3 R, 8 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 5921 - 'To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per country level for employment-based immigrants and to end the spill-over of unused immigrant visa numbers between employment-based and family-sponsored categories.' 16 (4 R, 12 D) -
H.R. 5882 - 'To recapture employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family- and employment-based immigrant visas in the future.' 20 (4 R, 16 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 5570 - 'To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the sunset in the special immigrant nonminister religious worker visa program.' 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 5569 - 'To extend for 5 years the EB-5 regional center pilot program, and for other purposes.' 2 (2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 4088 - To provide immigration reform by securing America's borders, clarifying and enforcing existing laws, and enabling a practical employer verification program. 62 (52 R, 10 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 4080 - 'To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a separate nonimmigrant classification for fashion models. * We support this legislation
H.R. 3971 - 'To encourage States to report to the Attorney General certain information regarding the deaths of individuals in the custody of law enforcement agencies, and for other purposes. 3 (1 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3828 - To reduce the backlog in processing requests made by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to the National Name Check Program of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. 21 (21 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 3494 - To provide for enhanced Federal, State, and local assistance in the enforcement of the immigration laws, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act, to authorize appropriations to carry out the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, and for other purposes. 63 (63 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 3114 - 'To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a commemorative trail in connection with the Women''s Rights National Historical Park to link properties that are historically and thematically associated with the struggle for women''s suffrage, and for other purposes. 41 (1 R, 40 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2954 - Secure Borders FIRST (For Integrity, Reform, Safety, and Anti-Terrorism) Act of 2007 25 (25 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 2884 - To assist members of the Armed Forces in obtaining United States citizenship, and for other purposes. 8 (1 R, 7 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2538 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide greater protections to domestic and foreign workers under the H-1B nonimmigrant worker program. 4 (1 R, 3 D) -
H.R. 2490 - To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a pilot program for the mobile biometric identification in the maritime environment of aliens unlawfully attempting to enter the United States. 4 (3 R, 1 D) -
H.R. 2399 - Alien Smuggling and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2007 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 2221 - Uniting American Families Act 68 (68 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2147 - Healthy Kids Act of 2007 20 (1 R, 19 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1930 - Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership (SKIL) Act of 2007 7 (7 R) We support this legislation
H.R. 1909 - Federal Criminal Immigration Courts Act of 2007 14 (7 R, 7 D) -
H.R. 1843 - Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2007 68 (27 R, 41 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1792 - Temporary Agricultural Labor Reform Act of 2007 5 (4 R, 1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1645 - STRIVE Act of 2007 42 (3 R, 39 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1543 - Visa Waiver Modernization Act 6 (4 R, 2 D) -
H.R. 1512 - To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for compensation to States incarcerating undocumented aliens charged with a felony or two or more misdemeanors. 29 (3 R, 26 D) -
H.R. 1430 - Security and Fairness Enhancement (SAFE) for America Act 25 (23 R, 2 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1416 - Habeas Corpus Restoration Act of 2007 50 (50 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1358 - Nursing Relief Act of 2007 1 (1 R) We support this legislation
H.R. 1355 - To improve sharing of immigration information among Federal, State, and local law enforcement officials, to improve State and local enforcement of immigration laws, and for other purposes. 8 (8 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1312 - Arts Require Timely Service (ARTS) Act 8 (3 R, 5 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1308 - Legal Immigrant Children's Health Improvement Act of 2007 15 (2 R, 13 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1275 - American Dream Act 53 (2 R, 51 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1238 - To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act with respect to meeting the citizenship documentation requirement for children born in the United States. 8 (8 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 1221 - Education Access for Rightful Noncitizens (EARN) Act * We support this legislation
H.R. 1176 - 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. 17 (17 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1117 - REAL ID Repeal and Identification Security Enhancement Act of 2007 20 (20 D) -
H.R. 1071 - September 11 Family Humanitarian Relief and Patriotism Act 12 (1 R, 11 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1061 - To implement the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative and other registered traveler programs of the Department of Homeland Security. 20 (4 R, 16 D) -
H.R. 938 - Nuclear Family Priority Act 10 (10 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 769 - National Language Act of 2007 29 (29 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 750 - Save America Comprehensive Immigration Act of 2007 14 (14 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 736 - No Social Security for Illegal Immigrants Act of 2007 18 (18 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 371 - Agricultural Job Opportunities, Benefits and Security (AgJOBS) Act of 2007 30 (5 R, 25 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 213 - 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 from the United States. 6 (6 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 138 - Employment Eligibility Verification and Anti-Identity Theft Act 15 (15 R) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 98 - Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act of 2007 14 (14 R) -
H.R. 19 - To require employers to conduct employment eligibility verification. 11 (11 R) We oppose this legislation
H.AMDT. 786 - Amendment provides that none of the funds authorized in the bill may be used to hire those people who are not legal to work in the United States. 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.AMDT. 676 - An amendment to prohibit the use of funds be used in contravention of section 402(e)(1) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996. 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.AMDT. 636 - An amendment to prohibit funds to be used to employ workers described in section 274A(h)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1324a(h)(3)). 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
H.AMDT. 635 - An amendment to prohibit funds to be used to provide homeownership assistance for applicants described in 274A(h)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1324a(h)(3)). 1 (1 R) We oppose this legislation
Enacted Legislation
Bill Name  Number of Sponsors  Position
S. 3243 - Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010 * -
S. 2840 - 'A bill to establish a liaison with the Federal Bureau of Investigation in United States Citizenship and Immigration Services to expedite naturalization applications filed by members of the Armed Forces and to establish a deadline for processing such applications.' 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 2829 - 'A bill to make technical corrections to section 1244 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, which provides special immigrant status for certain Iraqis, and for other purposes.' 7 (3 R, 4 D) We support this legislation
S. 2135 - A bill to prohibit the recruitment or use of child soldiers, to designate persons who recruit or use child soldiers as inadmissible aliens, to allow the deportation of persons who recruit or use child soldiers, and for other purposes. 3 (3 D) We support this legislation
S. 1376 - International Adoption Simplification Act 5 (1 R, 4 D) We support this legislation
S. 1104 - A bill to increase the number of Iraqi and Afghani translators and interpreters who may be admitted to the United States as special immigrants. 3 (2 R, 1 D) We support this legislation
S. 966 - Passport Backlog Reduction Act of 2007 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 7311 - 'To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2008 through 2011 for the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000, to enhance measures to combat trafficking in persons, and for other purposes. 6 (3 R, 3 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 6080 - Making emergency supplemental appropriations for border security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. 6 (6 D) We oppose this legislation
H.R. 5875 - Emergency Border Security Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010 6 (6 D) -
H.R. 5501 - 'To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2009 through 2013 to provide assistance to foreign countries to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and for other purposes.' 3 (1 R, 2 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 5283 - Help Haitian Adoptees Immediately to Integrate Act of 2010 14 (9 R, 5 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 4986 - 'To provide for the enactment of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008, as previously enrolled, with certain modifications to address the foreign sovereign immunities provisions of title 28, United States Code, with respect to the attachment of property in certain judgements against Iraq, the lapse of statutory authorities for the payment of bonuses, special pays, and similar benefits for members of the uniformed services, and for other purposes. * We support this legislation
H.R. 3068 - 'To prohibit the award of contracts to provide guard services under the contract security guard program of the Federal Protective Service to a business concern that is owned, controlled, or operated by an individual who has been convicted of a felony.' 1 (1 D) -
H.R. 2608 - SSI Extension for Elderly and Disabled Refugees Act 11 (11 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 1127 - To extend certain immigration programs. 1 (1 D) We support this legislation
H.R. 2 - 'To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children''s Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.' 25 (25 D) We support this legislation



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