Bill Text — Jun 12, 2009
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Jun 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2009
Length: 5 pages
To establish certain standards for the adjudication of United States passport applications, and for other purposes.
6/10/2009--Introduced.Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative Improvement Act of 2009 - Directs the Secretary of State to adjudicate U.S. passport applications in an individualized, evidence-based manner.Requires the passport application adjudicatory process to ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7162 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2812”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2812 — 111th Congress: Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative Improvement Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2812
“H.R. 2812 — 111th Congress: Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative Improvement Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2812>
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