Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 12, 2018
Length: 70 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
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Sep 12, 2018
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Sep 12, 2018
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H.R. 6776 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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