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Jan 23, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on January 23, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 52nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2008
Length: 4 pages
To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to provide for two-layered, 14-foot reinforced fencing along the southwest border, and for other purposes.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5124”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5124 — 110th Congress: Reinstatement of the Secure Fence Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5124
“H.R. 5124 — 110th Congress: Reinstatement of the Secure Fence Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5124>
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