S.Amdt.1197 to S.744113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Amends Bill:||S.744 — Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Thune, John [R-SD] (Submitted 06/11/2013, Proposed 06/13/2013)|
|Latest Action:||06/18/2013 Amendment SA 1197, under the order of 6/17/2013, not having achieved 60 votes in the affirmative, was not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 39 - 54. Record Vote Number: 151.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 1197 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
To require the completion of the 350 miles of reinforced, double-layered fencing described in section 102(b)(1)(A) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 before registered provisional immigrant status may be granted and to require the completion of 700 miles of such fencing before the status of registered provisional immigrants may be adjusted to permanent resident status.