H.R.416 - Border Wall Trust Fund Act117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] (Introduced 01/21/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/21/2021 Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.416 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/21/2021)
Border Wall Trust Fund Act
This bill authorizes the Department of the Treasury to accept gifts of money for constructing, designing, or maintaining a barrier on the U.S.-Mexico border. Treasury shall establish the Border Wall Trust Fund to store the funds and a public website to receive such gifts. Such funds shall be appropriated for the border barrier and may not be used for any other purpose.
The Department of Homeland Security shall provide for a commemorative display recognizing individuals who contributed to the trust fund. The display shall be part of the border barrier.