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Short Title(s) as Reported to Senate

Securing America's Ports of Entry Act of 2019

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Securing America's Ports of Entry Act of 2019

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to increase the number of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations officers and support staff and to require reports that identify staffing, infrastructure, and equipment needed to enhance security at ports of entry.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
09/09/2020Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson without amendment. With written report No. 116-264.
04/03/2019Introduced in Senate

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
09/09/2020Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 527.
Action By: Senate
09/09/2020Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson without amendment. With written report No. 116-264.
06/19/2019Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
04/03/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (12)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs04/03/2019 Referred to
06/19/2019 Markup by
09/09/2020 Reported by S. Rept. 116-264

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Reported to Senate (09/09/2020)

Securing America's Ports of Entry Act of 2019

This bill requires U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to increase the number of field operations officers to specified levels. If the CBP does not adequately increase personnel, the Government Accountability Office must report on CBP hiring practices.