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H.R. 2264 (112th): Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2011

To reduce the trafficking of drugs and to prevent human smuggling across the Southwest Border by deterring the construction and use of border tunnels.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Silvestre Reyes

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2011
Length: 7 pages
Introduced:

Jun 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 4119: Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 5, 2012. (compare text)

History

Jun 21, 2011
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2264 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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