Published Date:  

2011-01-05 05:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 152, the National Guard Border Enforcement Act of 2011, would direct the Secretary of Defense to “provide for the deployment” of at least 10,000 National Guard members along the U.S./Mexico border. The National Guard would aid U.S. Customs and Border Protection activities in exchange for state funding and the ability to count border security against a unit’s military training requirement.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Ted Poe [R-TX2] in the 112th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 152

Chamber:  

House