To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a comprehensive strategy to gain and maintain operational control of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Length: 26 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“McCaul: Senate Bill Spends Billions on Cart-Before-the-Horse Border Approach”
— Rep. Michael McCaul [R-TX10] (Sponsor) on Jun 27, 2013
“Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee's 2014 Year End Report”
— Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee [D-TX18] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 23, 2014
Apr 9, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 24, 2013
Considered by Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
May 15, 2013
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.R. 1417 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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