To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for aiming laser pointers at airplanes, and for other purposes.
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Mar 17, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on December 22, 2005 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2005
Length: 4 pages
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Passed House (Senate next)
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Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1615 (110th).
H.R. 1400 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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