H.R.752 - To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a program in the maritime environment for the mobile biometric identification of suspected individuals, including terrorists, to enhance border security.111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-9] (Introduced 01/28/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security; Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||10/23/2009 For Further Action See H.R.3619.|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R.3619, which became Public Law 111-281 on 10/15/2010.|
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Summary: H.R.752 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/28/2009)
Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to: (1) conduct, through the Coast Guard in the maritime environment, a program for the mobile biometric identification of suspected individuals, including terrorists, to enhance border security and for other purposes; (2) ensure such program's coordination with other Department of Homeland Security (DHS) biometric identification programs; and (3) report to the appropriate congressional committees respecting the cost of expanding the Coast Guard's biometric identification capabilities for use by other Coast Guard and DHS vessels and units.
Defines "biometric identification" as the use of fingerprint and digital photography images.