President signed New Immigration Act into Law
On Friday, December 7, 2012, the President signed into law the following:
H.R. 915 “Jaime Zapata Border Enforcement Security Task Force Act”:
It establishes in statute the Department of Homeland Security’s Border Enforcement Security Task Force (BEST), which is comprised of multi-agency units established to address and reduce security threats and violence on the Nation’s southern and northern borders and at selected seaports.
H.R. 6063 “Child Protection Act of 2012”:
It makes changes to the Criminal Code related to child pornography and protection of child witnesses and Department of Justice programs related to prevention and interdiction of child exploitation and child pornography on the Internet.
It delays, until April 15, 2013, the requirement in the STOCK Act that financial disclosure forms of certain employees of the Executive and Legislative Branches be made available on official websites.
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