To enhance the overseas operations of the Department of Homeland Security aimed at preventing terrorist threats from reaching the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 16, 2016
Length: 12 pages
May 16, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
May 16, 2016
H.R. 5256 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5256 — 114th Congress: Expanding DHS Overseas Passenger Security Screening and Vetting Operations Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5256
“H.R. 5256 — 114th Congress: Expanding DHS Overseas Passenger Security Screening and Vetting Operations Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. February 21, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5256>
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