The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 347
On Thursday, March 8, 2012, the President signed into law:
H.R. 347, the “Federal Restricted Buildings and Grounds Improvement Act of 2011,” which makes it a Federal crime to enter or remain knowingly in any restricted area of the White House, the Vice President’s official residence, or their respective grounds without lawful authority.