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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act

Short Titles as Reported to House

U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act

Short Titles as Introduced

U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to establish uniform processes for medical screening of individuals interdicted between ports of entry, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date Actions Overview
09/26/2019Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 230 - 184 (Roll no. 552).(text: CR H8032)
09/18/2019Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-211.
06/27/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (20)

Date Chamber All Actions
10/15/2019SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
09/26/2019-5:22pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/26/2019-5:22pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 230 - 184 (Roll no. 552). (text: CR H8032)
09/26/2019-5:13pmHouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 202 - 213 (Roll no. 551).
09/26/2019-5:05pmHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
09/26/2019-4:55pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Green (TN) motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back with an amendment to change the effective date of section 3 to September 30, 2027.
09/26/2019-4:55pmHouseMr. Green (TN) moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Homeland Security. (text: CR H8038)
09/26/2019-4:54pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H8038-8041)
09/26/2019-3:59pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - Pursuant to clause 1(c) of Rule XIX, the Chair postponed further proceedings on H.R. 3525.
09/26/2019-3:59pmHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
09/26/2019-3:12pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 3525.
09/26/2019-3:11pmHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 2203, H.R. 3525 and H. Res. 576. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2203, H.R. 3525, and H.Res. 576 under closed rules. Rule also provides that it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of September 26, 2019, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules; and provides for proceedings during the period from September 30, 2019, through October 14, 2019
09/26/2019-3:11pmHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 577. (consideration: CR H8032-8037)
09/24/2019-7:28pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 577 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2203, H.R. 3525 and H. Res. 576. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2203, H.R. 3525, and H.Res. 576 under closed rules. Rule also provides that it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of September 26, 2019, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules; and provides for proceedings during the period from September 30, 2019, through October 14, 2019
09/18/2019HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 167.
09/18/2019HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-211.
07/17/2019HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
07/17/2019HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
06/27/2019HouseReferred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
06/27/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (21)


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Homeland Security06/27/2019 Referred to
07/17/2019 Markup by
09/18/2019 Reported by H. Rept. 116-211
Senate Judiciary10/15/2019 Referred to

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Latest Summary (3)

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Passed House (09/26/2019)

U.S. Border Patrol Medical Screening Standards Act

The bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to (1) research and report to Congress new approaches to improve procedures for providing medical screening of individuals interdicted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection between ports of entry and recommend any necessary corrective actions, and (2) establish an electronic health record system containing the records of individuals in DHS custody that can be accessed by all relevant DHS departments.