Published Date:  

2006-07-28 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would provide incentives for becoming and remaining as Border Patrol agents, allow for the appointment of temporary agents, and enable homeland security grants to be used for preventing illegal immigration.

To enhance border security through the use of temporary support personnel, expansion of Border Patrol agent training, increased hiring authority, support for local law enforcement agencies, and for other purposes.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Mike Rogers [R-AL3] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 6015

Chamber:  

House