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S Amdt 1202 - Point Based Immigration Expiration Date - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Sam Brownback voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Note

NOTE: THIS IS AN AMENDMENT TO A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT. A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF A PIECE OF LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT.

Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (42-55) - (Key vote)

Title: Point Based Immigration Expiration Date

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to an amendment that places an expiration date on a point based immigration system.

Highlights:
  • Expires September 30 of the fifth fiscal year after enactment (sec. 509).
  • Increases the level of family sponsored immigrants from 226,000 to 567,000 (sec. 509(d)).
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Point Based Immigration Expiration Date

Sponsors

  • Barack Hussein Obama II (IL - D) (Out Of Office)

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