H.R. 1148 (111th): To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a program in the maritime environment for the mobile biometric identification of suspected individuals, including terrorists, to enhance border security.

Introduced:

Feb 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 24, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Gus Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009
Length: 3 pages

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History

Feb 24, 2009
 
Introduced

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Mar 24, 2009
 
Passed House

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2490 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 29, 2008

H.R. 752 (Related)
To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a program in the maritime ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 28, 2009

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