Title: SECURE Act of 2017
Author: Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA]
...This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to achieve situational awareness and operational control of the U.S. southern border and to deter and detect illegal activity in high traffic areas.</p> <p>The bill authorizes National Guard and Department of Defense support to secure such border.</p> <p>DHS shall establish: (1) a National Border Security Advisory Committee, (2) the Integrated Border Enforcement Team program, (3) Tunnel Task Forces, and (4) a biometric exit data system to complete the required integrated biometric entry and exit data system. </p> <p>The bill provides for: (1) additional border control and immigration personnel, (2) reimbursement to state and local prosecutors for federally initiated immigration-related criminal cases, (3) expansion of biometric ...
Introduced in Senate
Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 275.
12/08/2017 - S 2192 (Placed+on+Calendar+Senate)
12/06/2017 - S 2192 (Placed+on+Calendar+Senate)