H.R.3704 - Protecting America Together Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Drake, Thelma D. [R-VA-2] (Introduced 09/08/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security|
|Latest Action:||09/08/2005 Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3704 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/08/2005)
Protecting America Together Act of 2005 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a Border Patrol Auxiliary.
States that: (1) it is the intent of Congress that the Auxiliary be used to notify the Border Patrol if members see illegal aliens attempting to cross the U.S. border; (2) each Auxiliary organization shall be deemed to be a U.S. instrumentality when operating within the scope of its authority and exempt from federal tort claims and noncontractual civil liability; and (3) Auxiliary members shall not be considered to be federal employees except as provided for by this Act.