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Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 16 pages
To provide for emergency deployments of United States Border Patrol agents and to increase the number of DEA and ATF agents along the international border of the United States to increase resources to identify and eliminate illicit sources of firearms into Mexico for use by violent drug trafficking organizations and for other lawful activities and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 11, 2010
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