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Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016
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114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Sep 28, 2016
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H.R. 6198 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6198. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
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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To provide that no alien may be naturalized as a citizen of the United States until such time as the Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement completes the digitization of all remaining paper-based fingerprint records for inclusion in the Automated Biometric Identification System (IDENT) of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes, H.R. 6198, 114th Cong. (2016).
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