To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to protect U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers, agents, other personnel, and canines against potential synthetic opioid exposure, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 10, 2019
Length: 4 pages
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H.R. 4739 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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