House Bill 5681
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Shadow Wolves Enhancement Act
Became Law
Became Law
Became Public Law 117-113 on Apr 19, 2022
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Oct 22, 2021
Latest Action
Apr 19, 2022
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
5681
Congress
117
Policy Area
Immigration
Immigration
Primary focus of measure is administration of immigration and naturalization matters; immigration enforcement procedures; refugees and asylum policies; travel and residence documentation; foreign labor; benefits for immigrants. Measures concerning smuggling and trafficking of persons may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area. Measures concerning refugees may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
House Votes (2)
Senate Votes (1)
Passed
March 9, 2022
Type
Final Passage Under Suspension Of The Rules Results
House Roll Call Votes
Summary

Shadow Wolves Enhancement Act

This bill authorizes U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to reclassify officers assigned to the tactical patrol unit on Tohono O'odham Nation land, commonly known as Shadow Wolves, as ICE special agents upon completing certain required training. Officers assigned to a comparable unit, regardless of location, may also be reclassified as ICE special agents upon completing the training.

The Department of Homeland Security and the Government Accountability Office shall separately study and report on the best processes for expanding the Shadow Wolves program.

Text (5)
March 10, 2022
March 8, 2022
February 11, 2022
October 22, 2021
Public Record
Record Created
Oct 23, 2021 7:12:14 AM
Record Updated
Apr 21, 2022 6:00:21 PM