To provide for enhanced border security, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2014
Length: 8 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 25, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Johnson to visit Rio Grande Valley on Friday, July 18”
— Rep. Sam Johnson [R-TX3, 1991-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 16, 2014
“Rep. Gosar Co-Sponsors Legislation to Secure Porous Southern Border”
— Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ4] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 26, 2014
Jun 25, 2014
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H.R. 4962 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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