S. 3216 (112th): Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013


May 22, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 22, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mary Landrieu

Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: May 22, 2012
Length: 128 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 5855 (same title)
Passed House — Jun 7, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/22/2012--Reported to Senate without amendment.Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013 - Makes appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for FY2013.TitleI - Departmental Management and OperationsMakes appropriations for ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 22, 2012

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May 22, 2012
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3216”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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