H.R.441: STAND for Tourism Act

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Sponsor Bill Posey, R-Fla.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Jan. 29, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 8, 2013
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Bill Summary

Services to Allow New Destinations for Tourism Act or STAND for Tourism Act - Amends the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 to authorize the Commissioner of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), upon request, to enter into agreements with persons for the CBP to provide additional customs and immigration services at Customs ports of entry.

Requires such persons to pay a fee to reimburse CBP for such services.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 8, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
Jan. 29, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.