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

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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Mar 1, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

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.


David Dreier

Representative for California's 26th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2006
Length: 4 pages


Mar 1, 2006

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Sep 21, 2006
Passed House

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H.R. 4830 (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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