Published Date:  

2015-01-13 (All day)

Public Description:  

H.R. 300, the SMART Border Act, would require the Department of Homeland Security to gain operational control (100% awareness) along the U.S.-Mexico border, send 10,000 national guard troops to the border, provide grants to local law enforcement that have jurisdiction in border areas, and require implementation of the biometric entry-exit system.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Sponsored by:  Rep. Ted Poe [R-TX2] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 300