Legislation Coming Up — Oct 10, 2015 7:22 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Sep 13, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 26, 2006
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 26, 2006.
Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Oct 24, 2006
Length: 3 pages
To establish operational control over the international land and maritime borders of the United States.
Secure Fence Act of 2006 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security, within 18 months of enactment of this Act, to take appropriate actions to achieve operational control over U.S. ... Read more >
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1002 (109th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6061”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6061 — 109th Congress: Secure Fence Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr6061
“H.R. 6061 — 109th Congress: Secure Fence Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr6061>
|title=H.R. 6061 (109th)
|accessdate=October 13, 2015
|author=109th Congress (2006)
|date=September 13, 2006
|quote=Secure Fence Act of 2006