H.R.4238 - Border Security Enforcement and Detention Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] (Introduced 11/04/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Homeland Security|
|Latest Action:||02/06/2006 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4238 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/04/2005)
Border Security Enforcement and Detention Act of 2005 - Requires the mandatory detention of illegal aliens apprehended at a U.S. port of entry or along the U.S. land or maritime borders. Permits release with notice to appear only if the alien: (1) is not a security risk; and (2) provides a bond of at least $5,000.
Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to: (1) utilize all available DHS detention facilities; (2) conduct a analysis of all options to increase detention capacities, including the use of state and local correctional facilities, temporary detention facilities, private space, and detention alternatives; (3) expand the use of temporary detention facilities; and (4) report annually on repatriation costs.
Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny admission to the nationals of a country that refuses or delays acceptance of its nationals ordered removed from the United States.
Authorizes FY2007-FY2010 appropriations for border patrol increases.