This bill fixes secures the border with the toughest border security and enforcement measures in U.S. history, based on the following six security triggers:

  1. Depatrment of Homeland Security (DHS) must create, fund and initiate a border security plan (within 6 months of bill’s enactment).
  2. DHS must create, fund & initiate a border fence plan (within 6 months of bill’s enactment).
  3. DHS must achieve 100 percent border awareness and at least 90 percent apprehension rates in high-risk sectors of the U.S.-Mexico border (within 5 years of bill’s enactment).
  4. If DHS fails to achieve #3, a Border Commission of border state officials and stakeholders is required to create & implement a plan to achieve 100 percent border awareness and at least 90 percent apprehension rates in high-risk sectors of the U.S.-Mexico border (within 10 years of bill’s enactment).
  5. Universal E-verify must be implemented (within 10 years of bill’s enactment).
  6. Visa exit system must be implemented at all international airports & seaports (within 10 years of bill’s enactment).