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Titles (3)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Border Officers Utilization for National Defense Act of 2019

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A bill to establish a minimum staffing level of U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers along the northern border, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
09/09/2019Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
09/09/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (text: CR S5364)
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT]* 09/09/2019
Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]* 09/09/2019
Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH]* 09/09/2019

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs09/09/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/09/2019)

Border Officers Utilization for National Defense Act of 2019 or the BOUND Act

This bill sets a minimum number of U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers that must be deployed along the border between the United States and Canada. The minimum number of officers is the maximum number of officers that were deployed along that border at any time between January 1, 2016, and the enactment of this bill.