S. 2716 (110th): A bill to authorize the National Guard to provide support for the border control activities of the United States Customs and Border Protection of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.


Mar 5, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Pete Domenici

Senator from New Mexico



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2008
Length: 12 pages

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Summary (CRS)

3/5/2008--Introduced.Provides for continued National Guard support for border control activities along the U.S.- Mexico border under Operation Jump Start until operational control of such border has been achieved.Authorizes the Secretary ... Read more >

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Mar 5, 2008

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Mar 6, 2008
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2716”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5R, 1D) (show)

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H.R. 5562 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2008

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