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To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue a rule with respect to border security searches of electronic devices, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 26, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6869 — 110th Congress: Border Security Search Accountability Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6869
“H.R. 6869 — 110th Congress: Border Security Search Accountability Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6869>
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