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Feb 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009
Length: 3 pages
3/24/2009--Passed House without amendment.Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to:(1) conduct in the maritime environment a program for the mobile biometric identification of suspected individuals, including terrorists, to enhance border ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2490 (110th).
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Last Action: Jul 29, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 28, 2009
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