To establish a Border Enforcement Security Task Force program to enhance border security by fostering coordinated efforts among Federal, State, and local border and law enforcement officials to protect United States border cities and communities from trans-national crime, including violence associated with drug trafficking, arms smuggling, illegal alien trafficking and smuggling, violence, and kidnapping along and across the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 28th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 29, 2012
Length: 3 pages
Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 7, 2012
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 7, 2012.
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H.R. 915 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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