H.R.5849 - Illicit Arms Trafficking Security Enforcement Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gallagher, Mike [R-WI-8] (Introduced 02/11/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/11/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5849 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/11/2020)
Illicit Arms Trafficking Security Enforcement Act
This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to establish a new unit—a Border Enforcement Security Task Force unit—to investigate transnational criminal organization arms smuggling across the international border between the United States and Mexico.
The purposes of the new unit include, among other things, reducing arms smuggling from the United States to Mexico.