H.R. 2213 (113th): Border Communities Economic Security and Sustainability Act of 2013


May 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael McCaul

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 24, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To incorporate into the design and construction of reconfigured and new ports of entry certain concerns relating to border location-dependent businesses, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/24/2013--Introduced.Border Communities Economic Security and Sustainability Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Administrator of the General Services Administration (GSA) to coordinate to ensure ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 24, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2213”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (7D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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