Bill Text — Jun 11, 2012
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May 22, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Louisiana
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Last Updated: May 22, 2012
Length: 128 pages
Passed House — Jun 7, 2012
An original bill making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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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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Last Action: Jun 7, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President
Sep 30, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3216 — 112th Congress: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3216
“S. 3216 — 112th Congress: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3216>
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