To limit the authority of personnel of the Department of Homeland Security to prohibit a citizen or permanent resident of the United States from boarding as a passenger on an aircraft or cruise ship based on inclusion of the individual in a watchlist, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 10, 2016
Length: 3 pages
May 10, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 10, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 10, 2016
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Jan 4, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 248.
H.R. 5179 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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