HR 3548

Title: Border Security for America Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Michael McCaul (REP-TX)

Summary
The bill provides for: (1) U.S. Border Patrol personnel increases and infrastructure improvements, including forward base upgrades along the southern border; and (2) National Guard and Department of Defense border assistance.</p> <p>The bill: (1) prohibits federal agency restrictions on U.S. Customs and Border Protection activities on federal land within 100 miles of the border, (2) requires increases in immigration and law enforcement personnel and agricultural specialists, (3) authorizes appropriations for specified immigration purposes, and (4) requires electronic passport screening and biometric matching at airports of entry. </p> <p> The Anti-Border Corruption Act of 2010 is amended to provide for hiring flexibility.</p> <p>Operation Stonegarden is established as a DHS program to ...

Status
Introduced in House 07/28/2017
Introduced in House 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 07/28/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation. 07/31/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation. 07/31/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management. 07/31/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. 07/31/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials. 07/31/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment. 07/31/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands. 08/15/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security. 08/29/2017
Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Discharged. 10/04/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 10/04/2017
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 12. 10/04/2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 115-505, Part I. 01/10/2018
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 115-505, Part I. 01/10/2018
Committee on Foreign Affairs discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Foreign Affairs discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Natural Resources discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Natural Resources discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Agriculture discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Agriculture discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Oversight and Government discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Oversight and Government discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Transportation discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Transportation discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Ways and Means discharged. 01/10/2018
Committee on Ways and Means discharged. 01/10/2018
House Committee on Armed Services Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than March 23, 2018. 01/10/2018
Committee on Armed Services discharged. 03/23/2018
Committee on Armed Services discharged. 03/23/2018
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 471. 03/23/2018

Bill Text
03/24/2018 - HR 3548 (Reported+in+House)
07/28/2017 - HR 3548 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX)
    () - U.S. Representative

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