To require financial accountability with respect to certain contract actions related to the Secure Border Initiative of the Department of Homeland Security.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2006
Length: 4 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 28, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.
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2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
Sep 25, 2006
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Sep 28, 2006
Passed House (Senate next)
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H.R. 6162 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6162. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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