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H.R. 1017: No Fencing at the United States Capitol Complex Act


The text of the bill below is as of Feb 11, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1017

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 11, 2021

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

A BILL

To prohibit the use of Federal funds to install permanent fencing around the United States Capitol, any of the Capitol Buildings, or any portion of the Capitol Grounds.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the No Fencing at the United States Capitol Complex Act.

2.

Prohibiting use of funds for permanent fencing around United States Capitol

No Federal funds may be used to install permanent fencing around—

(1)

the perimeter of any of the Capitol Buildings described in section 5101 of title 40, United States Code; or

(2)

the perimeter of the United States Capitol Grounds, or any portion thereof, described in section 5102 of such title.