Border Crossing Fee

New York News
7:15 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

Amendment to Block Border Crossing Fee Passes

Border crossing between Champlain, NY and Lacolle, Quebec
Credit Andrei Tilin, Montreal, Quebec/Wikimedia Commons

An amendment introduced by NY Congressman Bill Owens to block a border fee proposed by the Department of Homeland Security in its 2014 budget request was passed in the Appropriations committee Wednesday.

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North Country News
6:30 pm
Fri April 26, 2013

Border Fee Idea Scorned Along Vermont-Canada Border

Credit Flanker/Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain

Vermonters are joining the chorus of criticism over a Department of Homeland Security proposal to study charging a fee to enter the United States at land border crossings.

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