New Cosponsor — Jun 29, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Peter “Pete” Hoekstra [R-MI2, 1993-2010]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (17 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
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Apr 28, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 28, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kansas's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2010
Length: 6 pages
To provide for certain enhanced border security measures, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 5173”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5173 — 111th Congress: Secure the Border Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5173
“H.R. 5173 — 111th Congress: Secure the Border Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5173>
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