Summary: H.R.5400 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5400. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (08/01/2014)

Border State Protection Act of 2014 - Authorizes the governor of any state on an international border of the United States to take necessary action to establish operational control of that portion of the international border within the state.

Shields a state from liability in any federal action for any act taken pursuant to this Act that is otherwise in conformity with law.

Allows repayment of state costs from discretionary appropriations made available for non-security foreign aid to Mexico, El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala.