Bill Text — Jun 29, 2012
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May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 37th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 17, 2012
Length: 2 pages
To amend title 46, United States Code, regarding port security grant funding for mandated security personnel, and for other purposes.
5/17/2012--Introduced.Port Security Boots on the Ground Act - Authorizes the use of port security grant program funds for overtime and backfill costs for mandated Coast Guard security personnel, except that ... Read more >
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