Published Date:  

2005-12-06 05:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 4437, the Border Protection, Antiterrorism, and Illegal Immigration Control Act, would strengthen border enforcement through increased personnel and infrastructure (including border fencing); would encourage involvement of state and local law enforcement agencies in – and provide appropriate reimbursement to those agencies for – immigration enforcement; would authorize coordinated border surveillance efforts between DHS and DOD; would eliminate the visa lottery; and would require completion of all background checks prior to the granting of any legal immigration status.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. James Sensenbrenner [R-WI5] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 4437

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence