A bill (H.R. 2490) requiring that the government study the use of biometric technology in border security applications has been approved by the House Homeland Security Committee. The House of Representatives has agreed to consider the measure.
A bill (H.R. 915) that is designed to improve security along the U.S. border with Mexico has been approved by the House of Representatives. The bill is now pending in the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.