To strengthen procedures regarding detention and removal of aliens.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 9, 2008
Length: 16 pages
Sep 9, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 9, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 9, 2008
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H.R. 6843 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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