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To provide for emergency deployments of United States Border Patrol agents and to increase the number of DEA and ATF agents along the international border of the United States to increase resources to identify and eliminate illicit sources of firearms into Mexico for use by violent drug trafficking organizations and for other lawful activities and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 11, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1900 — 111th Congress: Border Security, Cooperation, and Act Now Drug War Prevention Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1900
“H.R. 1900 — 111th Congress: Border Security, Cooperation, and Act Now Drug War Prevention Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1900>
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