To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide penalties for aiming laser pointers at airplanes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2010
Length: 4 pages
Jul 21, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Jul 21, 2010
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Jul 27, 2010
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Feb 28, 2011
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 386 (112th).
H.R. 5810 (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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