H.R. 4987 (110th): Fence By Date Certain Act

Introduced:

Jan 16, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 16, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 16, 2008
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require construction of fencing and security improvements in the border area from the Pacific Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 16, 2008
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
57 cosponsors (56R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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