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H.AMDT. 648

An amendment numbered 11 printed in Part B of House Report 109-347 to mandate the construction of specific security fencing, including lights and cameras, along the Southwest border for the purposes of gaining operational control of the border. Fencing has been designated in sectors that have the highest number of immigrant deaths, instances of drug smuggling and illegal border crossings. The amendment includes a requirement for the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a study on the use of physical barriers along the Northern border.

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Amends H.R. 4437

Dec 15, 2005: Passed House


December 15, 2005
9:30 PM EST
On agreeing to the Hunter amendment (A011) Agreed to by recorded vote: 260 - 159 (Roll no. 640).
December 15, 2005
8:27 PM EST
Amendment (A011) offered by Mr. Hunter. (consideration: CR H11852-11856, H11857-11858; text: CR H11852-11853)