A bill to strengthen accountability for deployment of border security technology at the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Arizona. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 16, 2018
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on October 4, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Oct 7, 2015
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1873 (114th).
Jan 12, 2017
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Oct 4, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 16, 2018
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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S. 146 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 146. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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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