H. R. 6648
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 8, 2022
Mr. Rosendale (for himself, Mr. Biggs, Mr. Good of Virginia, Mr. Gaetz, Mr. Gosar, Mr. Hice of Georgia, Mrs. Miller of Illinois, Mr. Norman, Mr. Posey, and Mr. Weber of Texas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
To prohibit the obligation or expenditure of military or security assistance to Ukraine until operational control of the United States — Mexico border is achieved, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Secure America’s Borders First Act.
None of the funds described in subsection (b) may be obligated or expended until the date on which—
a border wall system along the United States — Mexico border is completed; and
operational control, as such term is defined in section 2 of the Secure Fence Act of 2006 (8 U.S.C. 1701 note), of such border is achieved.
The funds described in this subsection are the following, with respect to programs, projects, or activities in Ukraine:
Amounts authorized to be appropriated or otherwise made available to the Department of Defense for any fiscal year.
Amounts authorized to be appropriated or otherwise made available for security assistance or security cooperation for any fiscal year.
Border wall system
For purposes of this Act, a border wall system shall include—
30-foot high internally hardened steel-bollard physical barrier;
all-weather access and patrol roads;
perimeter lighting; and
enforcement cameras, sensors, and anti-tunnel detection technology.