To enhance the safety of ports of entry in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Feb 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 34th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 6, 2013
Length: 3 pages
H.R. 583 (113th) was a 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.
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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 583 — 113th Congress: Putting Our Resources Toward Security (PORTS) Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr583
“H.R. 583 — 113th Congress: Putting Our Resources Toward Security (PORTS) Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 29, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr583>
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