S. 1449 (107th): Federal Office to Combat Terrorism bill

Introduced:
Sep 21, 2001 (107th Congress, 2001–2002)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Bob Graham
Senator from Florida
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 21, 2001
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3078 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 10, 2001

S. 2452 (Related)
National Homeland Security and Combating Terrorism Act of 2002

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2002

 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 21, 2001
Referred to Committee Sep 21, 2001
 
Full Title

A bill to establish the National Office for Combatting Terrorism.

Summary

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)
Committees

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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9/21/2001--Introduced.
Establishes within the Executive Office of the President the National Office for Combatting Terrorism to:
(1) develop U.S. policies, goals, objectives, and priorities for the prevention of and response to terrorism;
(2) develop a National Terrorism Prevention and Response Strategy and coordinate its implementation;
(3) oversee State and local government programs and activities as part of the Strategy;
(4) coordinate the development of a comprehensive annual budget for programs and activities under the Strategy; and
(5) certify to the President whether the budget for each Federal agency's terrorism prevention and response responsibilities is consistent with the Strategy.

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