HR 1561

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1561

To enhance the safety of ports of entry in the United States, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 14, 2011

Mr. REYES (for himself, Mr. BILBRAY, Mrs. DAVIS of California, Mr. GRIJALVA, Mr. ROTHMAN of New Jersey, Mr. CUELLAR, Mr. HINOJOSA, Mr. PASTOR of Arizona, Mr. FILNER, Ms. JACKSON LEE of Texas, Ms. ROYBAL-ALLARD, Mr. GENE GREEN of Texas, Mr. DOGGETT, Mr. SABLAN, Mr. BACA, Ms. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON of Texas, Ms. LEE of California, Ms. HIRONO, Mr. MCCAUL, and Mr. CALVERT) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Agriculture, and Transportation and Infrastructure, 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


A BILL

To enhance the safety of ports of entry in the United States, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. INCREASE IN NUMBER OF CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION OFFICERS.

SEC. 3. IMPROVING PORTS OF ENTRY FOR BORDER SECURITY AND OTHER PURPOSES.

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