Published Date:  

2005-10-07 04:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 4044, the Rapid Response Border Protection Act, would increase border patrol efforts by providing for additional border patrol agents, additional border patrol equipment and training facilities, incentives for careers in the Border Patrol, and deployment of border patrol agents to states where a border security state of emergency has been declared. It would also increase interior enforcement by providing for additional immigration inspectors, additional immigration enforcement agents, and additional detention beds.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 4044

Chamber:  

House