Published Date:  

2005-11-17 05:00

Public Description:  

To enforce law and order by establishing a program to authorize, fund, and otherwise assist local Sheriffs' offices in designated counties to provide a second line of defense alongside and in close cooperation with the United States Customs Border Protection (CBP) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement, to conduct law enforcement operations in their counties along the southern international border of the United States, and to prevent lawlessness in border areas.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Sponsored by:  Rep. John Culberson [R-TX7] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 4360