Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Reported by Senate Committee (Nov 19, 2009) is now available.
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A bill to repeal title II of the REAL ID Act of 2005 and amend title II of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to better protect the security, confidentiality, and integrity of personally identifiable information collected by States when issuing driver's licenses and identification documents, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1261”). 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). S. 1261 — 111th Congress: PASS ID Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1261
“S. 1261 — 111th Congress: PASS ID Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1261>
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