Published Date:  

2016-02-11 (All day)

Public Description:  

H.R. 4547, the Build the Fence Act of 2016, would direct the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to complete the required southwest border fencing by December 31, 2017. The bill would also amend the Secure Fence Act of 2006 to direct DHS to achieve operational control over U.S. international land and maritime borders by the same date.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. David Schweikert [R-AZ6] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 4547

Chamber:  

House