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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Border Security for America Act of 2017

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Anti-Border Corruption Reauthorization Act of 2017

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To make certain improvements to the security of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
07/28/2017 Introduced in House

All Actions (20)

Date
10/04/2017 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 18 - 12.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
10/04/2017 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
10/04/2017 Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security Discharged.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
08/29/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
08/15/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
07/31/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/31/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/31/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/31/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/31/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/31/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
Action By: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Armed Services, Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources, Agriculture, Transportation and Infrastructure, Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/28/2017 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (77)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Thornberry, Mac [R-TX-13]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Brady, Kevin [R-TX-8]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX-5]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42]* 07/28/2017
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2]* 07/28/2017
Rep. McSally, Martha [R-AZ-2]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Donovan, Daniel M., Jr. [R-NY-11]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Ratcliffe, John [R-TX-4]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Higgins, Clay [R-LA-3]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Estes, Ron [R-KS-4]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Arrington, Jodey C. [R-TX-19]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Bridenstine, Jim [R-OK-1]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Bergman, Jack [R-MI-1]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Poliquin, Bruce [R-ME-2]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-8]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Loudermilk, Barry [R-GA-11]* 07/28/2017
Rep. Pittenger, Robert [R-NC-9] 09/01/2017
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-TN-4] 09/01/2017
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 09/01/2017
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 09/01/2017
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10] 09/01/2017
Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck" [R-TN-3] 09/01/2017
Rep. Gallagher, Mike [R-WI-8] 09/01/2017
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] 09/01/2017
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 09/08/2017
Rep. Renacci, James B. [R-OH-16] 09/08/2017
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1] 09/25/2017
Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6] 09/25/2017
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 09/25/2017
Rep. Harper, Gregg [R-MS-3] 09/25/2017
Rep. Garrett, Thomas A., Jr. [R-VA-5] 09/25/2017
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5] 09/26/2017
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4] 09/26/2017
Rep. Bishop, Mike [R-MI-8] 10/02/2017
Rep. Russell, Steve [R-OK-5] 10/02/2017
Rep. Rutherford, John H. [R-FL-4] 10/03/2017
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5] 10/03/2017
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 10/03/2017
Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16] 10/03/2017
Rep. Noem, Kristi L. [R-SD-At Large] 10/03/2017
Rep. Rothfus, Keith J. [R-PA-12] 10/04/2017
Rep. Norman, Ralph [R-SC-5] 10/04/2017
Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4] 10/12/2017
Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] 10/12/2017
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8] 10/12/2017
Rep. Bucshon, Larry [R-IN-8] 10/12/2017
Rep. Banks, Jim [R-IN-3] 10/12/2017
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1] 10/25/2017
Rep. Rooney, Francis [R-FL-19] 11/01/2017

Committees (8)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Homeland Security07/28/2017 Referred to
10/04/2017 Markup by
House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security08/29/2017 Referred to
10/04/2017 Discharged from
House Armed Services07/28/2017 Referred to
House Foreign Affairs07/28/2017 Referred to
House Natural Resources07/28/2017 Referred to
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Federal Lands08/15/2017 Referred to
House Agriculture07/28/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure07/28/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation07/31/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation07/31/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management07/31/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit07/31/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials07/31/2017 Referred to
House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment07/31/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means07/28/2017 Referred to
House Oversight and Government Reform07/28/2017 Referred to

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