To provide for additional resources for the Secret Service, and to improve protections for restricted areas.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 18 pages
H.R. 1656 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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