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Text of To make permanent the authority of the Marshal of the Supreme Court and the Supreme Court Police to provide security ...

...to provide security beyond the Supreme Court building and grounds.

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 10, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate. The text of the bill below is as of Oct 10, 2000 (Passed the House (Engrossed)).

Source: GPO

HR 5136 EH

106th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5136


AN ACT

To make permanent the authority of the Marshal of the Supreme Court and the Supreme Court Police to provide security beyond the Supreme Court building and grounds.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. MAKING PERMANENT CERTAIN POLICING AUTHORITY.

    (a) ELIMINATION OF SUNSET PROVISION AND REPORTING REQUIREMENT- Section 9 of the Act entitled ‘An Act relating to the policing of the building and grounds of the Supreme Court of the United States’, approved August 18, 1949 (40 U.S.C. 13n), is amended--

      (1) by striking subsection (c); and

      (2) by redesignating subsection (d) as subsection (c).

    (b) TECHNICAL AMENDMENT- Section 9 of such Act is further amended in subsection (b) by striking ‘are hereby authorized’ and inserting ‘is authorized’.

Passed the House of Representatives October 10, 2000.

Attest:

Clerk.