North American Cooperative Security Act

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The North American Cooperative Security Act (NACSA)—109th Congress, S. 853: "A bill to direct the Secretary of State to establish a program to bolster the mutual security and safety of the United States, Canada, and Mexico, and for other purposes"—was introduced April 20, 2005, in the U.S. Senate by Senator Richard G. Lugar (R-IN) and has 6 cosponsors (Senators Norm Coleman (R-MN), Chuck Hagel (R-NE), John McCain (R-AZ), John Cornyn (R-TX), Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), and Ted Stevens (R-AK). The bill was read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.

A companion bill, 109th Congress, H.R. 2672, was introduced May 26, 2005, in the U.S. House of Representatives by sponsor Rep. Katherine Harris (R-FL) with two cosponsors Stevan Pearce (R-NM) and Chris Shays (R-CT). On June 6, 2005, the bill was referred to the House Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment.

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