S. 4 (110th): Improving America’s Security Act of 2007

Introduced:

Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on March 13, 2007 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid
Senator from Nevada
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2007
Length: 496 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to make the United States more secure by implementing unfinished recommendations of the 9/11 Commission to fight the war on terror more effectively, to improve homeland security, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1 (Related)
Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 3, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 4” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Jan 4, 2007
Reported by Committee
Feb 15, 2007
Passed Senate
Mar 13, 2007
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Details

Cosponsors
17 cosponsors (15D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Feb 27, 2007 2:29 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 97/0
Mar 13, 2007 5:11 p.m.
Bill Passed 60/38

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