S. 803 (112th): Border Security Enforcement Act of 2011


Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McCain

Senior Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to implement a comprehensive border security plan to combat illegal immigration, drug and alien smuggling, and violent activity in the southwest border of the United States.

Summary (CRS)

4/13/2011--Introduced.Border Security Enforcement Act of 2011 - Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to deploy at least 6,000 National Guard personnel to perform operations in the Southwest Border region (Region) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 13, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 803”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3332 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 2010

H.R. 1507 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 2011

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