To prevent terrorists from launching attacks and obtaining passports, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for California's 23rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 1, 2016
Length: 24 pages
Jul 1, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 1, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 1, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 5, 2016
Considered by House Committee on Rules
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 5611 (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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