S. 1808: Northern Border Security Review Act

A bill to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a Northern Border threat analysis, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jul 21, 2015

Status:

Passed House & Senate on Nov 29, 2016

This bill was passed by Congress on November 29, 2016 and goes to the President next.

Sponsor:

Heidi Heitkamp

Junior Senator from North Dakota

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2016
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

99% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jul 21, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 29, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 16, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 29, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Signed by the President

S. 1808 is 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.

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