H.R. 3801 (112th): Ultralight Aircraft Smuggling Prevention Act of 2012

To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to clarify the definition of aircraft and the offenses penalized under the aviation smuggling provisions under that Act, and for other purposes.



Jan 23, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 10, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 10, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-93


Gabrielle Giffords

Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2012
Length: 2 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1974: Ultralight Aircraft Smuggling Prevention Act of 2011

Passed Senate on Dec 8, 2011. 90% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1485: Ultralight Aircraft Smuggling Prevention Act of 2011

Referred to Committee on Aug 2, 2011. 44% incorporated. (compare text)


Jan 23, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 25, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jan 26, 2012
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 10, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3801 (112th) 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.

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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