S. Hrg. 107-890; Serial No. J-107-71: The Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act, Hearing before the Subcommittee on Immigration of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, Second Session, April 12, 2002   [open pdf - 2MB]

The purpose of this hearing is to examine the Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act. Subcommittee Chairman Senator Edward M. Kennedy made the following remarks in his opening statement, "This is the second border security hearing we have held in this subcommittee. Senator Feinstein and Senator Kyl have held hearings in the Technology Subcommittee to address many of these issues. This important legislation passed the House twice and is supported by 60 Senators. The bill strengthens the security of our borders, improves our ability to screen foreign nationals, and enhances our ability to deter potential terrorists. It is long past time that the Senate pass this important legislation." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Sam Brownback, Dianne Feinstein, Orrin G. Hatch, Edward M. Kennedy, Jon Kyl, Patrick J. Leahy, Robert C. Byrd, MaryEllen Salamone, and Kathleen Campbell Walker.

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