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S. 2652 (109th): Border Tunnel Prevention Act

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A bill to amend chapter 27 of title 18, United States code, to prohibit the unauthorized construction, financing, or, with reckless disregard, permitting the construction or use on one's land, of a tunnel or subterranean passageway between the United States and another country.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Dianne Feinstein

Sponsor. Senator for California. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2006
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Apr 26, 2006
109th Congress (2005–2006)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

15 Cosponsors (9 Republicans, 6 Democrats)

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History

Apr 26, 2006
 
Introduced

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S. 2652 (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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2652. 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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