H.R.3548: Border Security for America Act of 2017

Author's Summary:  "To make certain improvements to the security of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes."

IB Summary:  This Republican backed bill is the first step towards building Trump's southern wall, it also increase the number of border patrols and aims to identify visa overstays.

Status: On 08/29/2017 it was referred to the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security.  Also referred to the House Committees on Homeland Security; Armed Services; Foreign Affairs; Natural Resources; Agriculture; Transportation and Infrastructure; Ways and Means; Oversight and Government Reform.

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/3548/text?r=1