H.R. 5938 (110th): Former Vice President Protection Act of 2008

Introduced:

May 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Sep 26, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 26, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-326

Sponsor:

John Conyers Jr.
Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2008
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide secret service protection to former Vice Presidents, and for other purposes.

Read CRS Summary >

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5938” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
May 1, 2008
Reported by Committee
May 14, 2008
Passed House
Jun 9, 2008
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Jul 30, 2008
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Sep 15, 2008
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 26, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (2R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

Find Similar Bills

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: