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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Mar 21, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 22, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 23, 2007
Length: 4 pages
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for aiming laser pointers at airplanes, and for other purposes.
5/22/2007--Passed House amended.Securing Aircraft Cockpits Against Lasers Act of 2007 - Amends the federal criminal code to impose a fine and/or prison term of up to five years for any ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Passed Senate with Changes
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1400 (109th).
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6226 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1615”). 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.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1615 — 110th Congress: Securing Aircraft Cockpits Against Lasers Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1615
“H.R. 1615 — 110th Congress: Securing Aircraft Cockpits Against Lasers Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1615>
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