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


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

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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

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

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4830” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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Mar 1, 2006
Passed House
Sep 21, 2006
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41 cosponsors (35R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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