H.R. 418 (109th): REAL ID Act of 2005

Introduced:

Jan 26, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 10, 2005 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2005
Length: 58 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish and rapidly implement regulations for State driver's license and identification document security standards, to prevent terrorists from abusing the asylum laws of the United States, to unify terrorism-related grounds for inadmissibility and removal, and to ensure expeditious construction of the San Diego border fence.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 26, 2005
 
Introduced

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Feb 10, 2005
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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