H.R. 5048 (99th): A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize certain additional assistance to be provided by the Department of Defense for civilian law enforcement purposes related to border protection.


Jun 18, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 18, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eldon Rudd

Representative for Arizona's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

6/18/1986--Introduced.Amends Federal armed forces provisions to authorize the Secretary of Defense, upon request of the head of the Federal law enforcement agency concerned, to assign personnel of the Department of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 18, 1986

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5048”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


27 cosponsors (26R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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