About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a Directorate of Emergency Management, to codify certain existing functions of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
TitleI - Emergency ManagementSection101 - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (the Act) to provide for the establishment within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) of a Directorate of ...
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May 11, 2006
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May 17, 2006
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5351”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
51 cosponsors (33R, 18D)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5351 — 109th Congress: National Emergency Management Reform and Enhancement Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5351
“H.R. 5351 — 109th Congress: National Emergency Management Reform and Enhancement Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5351>
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