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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Reported to House

Rescinding DHS' Waiver Authority for Border Wall Act

Short Titles as Introduced

Rescinding DHS' Waiver Authority for Border Wall Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to repeal certain waiver authority relating to the construction of new border barriers, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
05/02/2019Reported by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-45.
02/14/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date All Actions
05/02/2019Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 23.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/02/2019Reported by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-45.
03/13/2019Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 17 - 12.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
03/13/2019Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
02/14/2019Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/14/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (8)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Homeland Security02/14/2019 Referred to
03/13/2019 Markup by
05/02/2019 Reported by H. Rept. 116-45

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Reported to House (05/02/2019)

Rescinding DHS' Waiver Authority for Border Wall Act

This bill repeals the Department of Homeland Security's authority to waive all legal requirements in order to ensure the expeditious construction of barriers and related roads along the border in the southwestern United States.