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Oct 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on October 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2012
Length: 292 pages
To authorize certain programs of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3116”). 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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Last Action: Jun 28, 2012
Last Action: May 30, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3116 — 112th Congress: Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3116
“H.R. 3116 — 112th Congress: Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3116>
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