Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007

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The Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007[1] (H.R. 5441) is a U.S. Act of Congress signed into law by President George W. Bush on October 4, 2006.[2] The appropriation bill appropriates about $33.8 billion in homeland security funding, nearly $1.2 billion of which will go towards fencing off the southwest border of the United States as well as other barriers and technology to prevent illegal immigration.[3]

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  1. ^ Text of H.R. 5441 (PDF)
  2. ^ Bush, George W. (October 4, 2006). "President's Statement on H.R. 5441, the "Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007"". Office of the Press Secretary. Retrieved October 6, 2006.
  3. ^ "President Bush Signs Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act". Office of the Press Secretary. October 4, 2006. Retrieved October 6, 2006.