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Text of the Former Presidents Protection Act of 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 10, 2013. The text of the bill below is as of Dec 6, 2012 (Referred to Senate Committee).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 6620

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 6, 2012

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

AN ACT

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.

Passed the House of Representatives December 5, 2012.

Karen L. Haas,

Clerk