- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The house has not voted
Committee on the JudiciaryCrime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
- house Committees
- The senate Passed January 13th, 2009Passed by Voice Vote
Committee on Rules and AdministrationIntroducedJanuary 6th, 2009
- senate Committees
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A bill to prohibit the sale and counterfeiting of Presidential inaugural tickets.
Amends the federal criminal code to make it unlawful to knowingly and willfully sell or forge a ticket to a presidential inaugural ceremony or to use, unlawfully possess, or exhibit a forged ticket with the intent to defraud. Exempts the sale of tickets to a presidential inaugural ceremony that has already occurred or by an official presidential inaugural committee. Imposes a fine and/or prison term of up to one year for violations.