To recruit and retain Border Patrol agents.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2006
Length: 9 pages
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 26, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.
Sep 25, 2006
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Sep 26, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 6160 (109th) was a 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.
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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