H.R. 5814 (109th): Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007


Jul 17, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2006
Length: 227 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Authorization of AppropriationsSection101 - Authorizes appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for FY2007.TitleII - Improving Management, Integration, and OversightSubtitleA - Management ReformSection201 - Amends the Homeland ... Read more >

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Jul 17, 2006

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Jul 19, 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. 5814”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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H.R. 5441 (Related)
Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 4, 2006

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