H.R. 1656 (114th): Secret Service Improvements Act of 2016

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.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Bob Goodlatte

Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 18 pages

History

Mar 26, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jul 15, 2015
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Jul 27, 2015
 
Passed House

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Jul 27, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Jul 13, 2016
 
Text Published

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Jul 13, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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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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