Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2005
Length: 5 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
46 Cosponsors (46 Republicans)
Jan 8, 2003
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 277 (108th).
Apr 28, 2005
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H.R. 1986 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1986. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Defense to assign members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps, under certain circumstances and subject to certain conditions, to assist the Department of Homeland Security in the performance of border protection functions, H.R. 1986, 109th Cong. (2005).
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