Border Security Bill Introduced In House, Senate

April 2013
Defense Daily;4/9/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 8, p5
Market Research Report
The article reports that identical versions of a border security bill have been introduced in the U.S. Congress and Senate Republican legislators. The bills have directed the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to produce new and effective metrics to secure the nation's international borders and implement plans to maintain border security. The Border Security Results Act of 2013 would also compel DHS to create a technology plan for border monitoring and surveillance technologies.


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