To provide for certain enhanced border security measures, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2010
Length: 6 pages
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 28, 2010
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H.R. 5173 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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