H.R. 5005 (107th): Homeland Security Act of 2002

Introduced:

Jun 24, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 25, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 25, 2002.

Law:

Pub.L. 107-296

Sponsor:

Richard Armey

Representative for Texas's 26th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 25, 2002
Length: 187 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

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History

Jun 24, 2002
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 10, 2002
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 26, 2002
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 19, 2002
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Nov 20, 2002
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Nov 22, 2002
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 25, 2002
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
118 cosponsors (113R, 4D, 1I) (show)
Votes
Jul 26, 2002 9:55 a.m.
Failed 175/248
Jul 26, 2002 10:06 a.m.
Failed 165/261
Jul 26, 2002 10:14 a.m.
Failed 177/245
Jul 26, 2002 10:24 a.m.
Agreed to 240/188
Jul 26, 2002 11:18 a.m.
Agreed to 229/201
Jul 26, 2002 12:07 p.m.
Failed 208/222
Jul 26, 2002 12:50 p.m.
Agreed to 227/202
Jul 26, 2002 3:37 p.m.
Failed 214/215
Jul 26, 2002 3:49 p.m.
Failed 208/220
Jul 26, 2002 3:58 p.m.
Agreed to 222/204
Jul 26, 2002 7:58 p.m.
Failed 211/217
Jul 26, 2002 8:07 p.m.
Failed 188/240
Jul 26, 2002 8:15 p.m.
Failed 195/233
Jul 26, 2002 8:23 p.m.
Failed 118/309
Jul 26, 2002 9:41 p.m.
Passed 295/132
Sep 3, 2002 6:30 p.m.
Motion to Proceed Agreed to 94/0
Sep 19, 2002 12:41 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 50/49
Sep 25, 2002 11:04 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 49/49
Nov 13, 2002 3:51 p.m.
Motion to Table Agreed to 50/47
Nov 15, 2002 10:54 a.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 65/29
Nov 19, 2002 11:23 a.m.
Motion Agreed to 69/30
Nov 19, 2002 12:08 p.m.
Cloture Motion Agreed to 83/16
Nov 19, 2002 7:34 p.m.
Bill Passed 90/9

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2452 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2002

S. 2794 (Related)
Homeland Security Act of 2002

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2002

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