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H.R. 3526 (115th): Border Protection Fund Act

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To amend title 28, United States Code, to allow the use of the Department of Justice Asset Forfeiture Fund to finance United States border security measures, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Keith Rothfus

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Jul 28, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


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What legislators are saying

Rothfus Statement on the Migrant Caravan in Central America
    — Rep. Keith Rothfus [R-PA12, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Oct 25, 2018

Rothfus Testifies About Opioid Crisis Before Energy & Commerce Committee
    — Rep. Keith Rothfus [R-PA12, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Oct 11, 2017

Rothfus Announces Support for 21st Century SMART Wall Legislation
    — Rep. Keith Rothfus [R-PA12, 2013-2018] (Sponsor) on Jul 28, 2017

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Jul 28, 2017

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H.R. 3526 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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