H.R. 583 (113th): Putting Our Resources Toward Security (PORTS) Act

Introduced:

Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Filemon Vela

Representative for Texas's 34th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To enhance the safety of ports of entry in the United States, and for other purposes.

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 583” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Feb 6, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (15D) (show)
Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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