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Border Security: Immigration Inspections at Ports of Entry

Categories: Homeland Security,Immigration/Migration,Laws/Regulations,Recreation/Travel

http://fas.org/sgp/crs/homesec/R43356.pdf

Describes the current border control and immigration  inspection systems in place and the use of biographic as opposed to biometric system checks. Concludes with a discussion of issues to be resolved by Congress.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists