To amend the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 to authorize the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to enter into reimbursable fee agreements for the provision of additional services at Customs ports of entry, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2012
Length: 5 pages
Jun 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 19, 2012
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Jan 29, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 441 (113th).
H.R. 5968 (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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