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- Full Title
To impose requirements with regard to border searches of digital electronic devices and digital storage media, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 12, 2012
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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 239 — 111th Congress: Securing our Borders and our Data Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr239
“H.R. 239 — 111th Congress: Securing our Borders and our Data Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr239>
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