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Lamar Smith's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Lamar S. Smith
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 21, Republican
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 21
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Beth; 2 Children
Birth Date: 11/19/1947
Birth Place: San Antonio, TX
Home City: San Antonio, TX
Religion: Christian Scientist
Date Title
Issue Position: Cyber Security
April 10, 2014 Letter to John Koskinen, Commissioner of Internal Revenue - Identity Theft Related Tax Fraud
April 2, 2014 Administration Releases Dangerous Criminal Illegal Immigrants
May 15, 2013 Smith Demands Nationwide Investigation of IRS
May 9, 2013 Senate Immigration Bill Threatens National Security
May 9, 2013 Gowdy, Smith Introduce Keep Our Communities Safe Act
May 8, 2013 The Immigration Bill Threatens Public Safety
April 16, 2013 Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2013
March 19, 2013 Smith Questions ICE Director about Release of Illegal Immigrant Detainees
Feb. 15, 2013 Bipartisan Bill Helps Fight Tax Return Identity Theft
Jan. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary Panetta, Secretary Napolitano, and Mr. Zients - Tethered Aerostat Radar Systems
Dec. 30, 2012 Foreign and Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012
Dec. 18, 2012 Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2012
Dec. 7, 2012 Smith's Child Protection Act Becomes Law
Nov. 27, 2012 Senate Approves Smith-Wasserman Schultz Bill to Protect Children
Sept. 19, 2012 Smith Responds to IG Report on Operation Fast & Furious
Sept. 11, 2012 Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Trademark Act of 1946 Amendment Relating to Remedies for Dilution
Sept. 11, 2012 Child and Elderly Missing Alert Program
Sept. 11, 2012 Stolen Valor Act of 2012
Aug. 2, 2012 House Approves Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children
Aug. 2, 2012 House Passes Bill to Protect America's Trade Secrets
Aug. 1, 2012 Congressman Smith on the Administration's Lax Immigration Policies
July 31, 2012 Child Protection Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Stopping Tax Offenders and Prosecuting Identity Theft Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Foreign and Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Federal Law Enforcement Personnel and Resources Allocation Improvement Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 House Judiciary Report Finds Administration's Lax Immigration Policies Are Deadly
July 10, 2012 Committee Approves Bill to Protect Children from Sexual Exploitation
June 27, 2012 Smith Introduces Bill to Protect America's Trade Secrets
June 26, 2012 Public Safety Officers' Benefits Improvements Act of 2012
May 16, 2012 Smith: Dems Place Partisan Posturing Above Victims of Violence
May 15, 2012 National Blue Alert Act of 2012
May 15, 2012 House Passes National Blue Alert Act
May 8, 2012 Committee Approves Bill to Combat Violence Against Women
May 8, 2012 House Judiciary Committee Passes Adams' Reauthorization of VAWA
April 30, 2012 Chairman Smith Releases Report on DOJ's Disregard of the Constitution
March 21, 2012 Hearing of the Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - Secure Identification: The REAL ID Act's Minimum Standards for Driver's Licenses and Identification Cards
Jan. 20, 2012 Statement from Chairman Smith on Senate Delay of Vote on PROTECT IP Act
Jan. 19, 2012 OPEN Act Increases Bureaucracy, Won't Stop IP Theft
Dec. 13, 2011 Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2011
Dec. 8, 2011 Smith to DHS: Produce Documents or Face Contempt
Nov. 16, 2011 National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011
Sept. 20, 2011 Death in Custody Reporting Act of 2011
Sept. 9, 2011 September 11th - Ten Years Later
July 28, 2011 Committee Passes Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children from Predators
July 28, 2011 Committee Passes Bipartisan Bill to Protect Children from Child Pornography
July 20, 2011 Committee Approves "See Something, Say Something Act"
July 12, 2011 Hearing of the Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee - H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children from Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"
May 25, 2011 Bipartisan Bill Protects Children from Sexual Exploitation
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