H.R. 4830 (109th): Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2006

Introduced:

Mar 1, 2006
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 September 21, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

David Dreier

Representative for California's 26th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2006
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 27 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the unauthorized construction, financing, or reckless permitting (on one's land) the construction or use of a tunnel or subterranean passageway between the United States and another country.

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History

Mar 1, 2006
 
Introduced

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Sep 21, 2006
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
41 cosponsors (35R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Sep 21, 2006 4:02 p.m.
Passed 422/0

Related Bills

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S. 2355 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2006

S. 3948 (Related)
Enhanced Border Tunnel Prevention Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 27, 2006

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