H.R.5273 To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a plan to increase to 100 percent the rates of scanning of commercial and passenger vehicles entering the United States at land ports of entry along the border using large-scale non-intrusive inspection systems to enhance border security, and for other purposes.

Sponsored by Xochitl Torres Small (D).  Introduced on 2019-11-26 in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.  The last major action was Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably which took place on 2020-03-11.

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Co-sponsors

This legislation was co-sponsored by Dan Crenshaw (R), Elissa Slotkin (D), Josh Harder (D), Mark Amodei (R), Vicente Gonzalez (D), Kathleen Rice (D), J. Luis Correa (D), Abigail Spanberger (D), and Debbie Lesko (R).

Actions

03/11/2020 - Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

02/11/2020 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

02/10/2020 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

02/10/2020 - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H987)

02/10/2020 - DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5273.

02/10/2020 - Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H986-988)

02/10/2020 - Ms. Torres Small (NM) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.

02/06/2020 - Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 317.

02/06/2020 - Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-394.

01/29/2020 - Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

01/29/2020 - Ordered to be Reported (Amended).

01/29/2020 - Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations Discharged.

12/13/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight, Management, and Accountability.

12/13/2019 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations.

11/26/2019 - Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.