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H.R. 6472 (111th): Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010

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To require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to administer polygraph examinations to all applicants for law enforcement positions with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, to require U.S. Customs and Border Protection to initiate all periodic background reinvestigations of certain law enforcement personnel, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Heath Shuler

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2010
Length: 4 pages
Dec 1, 2010
111th Congress (2009–2010)
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 3243: Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 4, 2011. (compare text)


Dec 1, 2010

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H.R. 6472 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6472. This is the one from the 111th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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