S. 3263 (111th): A bill to establish a Chief Veterinary Officer in the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.


Apr 27, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii



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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2010
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4/27/2010--Introduced.Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) a Chief Veterinary Officer, who shall: (1) head the division of DHS with primary ... Read more >

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Apr 27, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3263”). 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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