S. 1644 (110th): Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008

Introduced:

Jun 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Enacted as H.R. 2638 (companion bill)
Sponsor:

Robert Byrd

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2007
Length: 72 pages

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Full Title

An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes.

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History

Jun 18, 2007
 
Introduced

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Jun 18, 2007
 
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1644”). 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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H.R. 2638 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 30, 2008

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