H.R. 6620 (112th): Former Presidents Protection Act of 2012

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Nov 30, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6620

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 30, 2012

(for himself, Mr. Scott of Virginia, Mr. Smith of Texas, and Mr. Conyers) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend title 18, United States Code, to eliminate certain limitations on the length of Secret Service Protection for former Presidents and for the children of former Presidents.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Former Presidents Protection Act of 2012.

2.

Eliminating certain limitations on the length of Secret Service Protection for former Presidents and for the children of former Presidents

(a)

Former Presidents

Section 3056(a)(3) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking unless the former President did not and all that follows through warrant such protection.

(b)

Children of Former Presidents

Section 3056(a)(4) of title 18, United States Code, is amended by striking for a period and all that follows through comes first.