H.R. 64 (113th): FAMS Augmentation Act of 2013


Jan 3, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To increase the number of Federal air marshals for certain flights, require criminal investigative training for such marshals, create an office and appoint an ombudsman for the marshals, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/3/2013--Introduced.FAMS Augmentation Act of 2013 - Directs the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to increase the number of federal air marshals by at ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 3, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 64”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 71 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 2011

H.R. 81 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 6, 2015

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