S.3279 - Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2012112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX] (Introduced 06/07/2012)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||06/07/2012 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3279 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/07/2012)
Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2012 - Authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to enter into agreements with persons for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to provide customs and immigration services at a land border port of entry, subject to payment of a fee to reimburse the CBP for providing such services.
Directs the Administrator of General Services to establish procedures for evaluating proposals submitted by persons to: (1) enter into cost-sharing or reimbursement agreements with the General Services Administration (GSA) for the construction or maintenance of infrastructure at a land border port of entry, and (2) provide GSA an unconditional gift of property for use in the construction or maintenance of such infrastructure.
Prescribes minimum requirements for such procedures.