H.R. 3563 (112th): Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Modernization Act of 2012

Introduced:

Dec 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gus Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to modernize and implement the national integrated public alert and warning system to disseminate homeland security information and other information, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Dec 6, 2011
 
Introduced

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Mar 28, 2012
 
Reported by Committee

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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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

H.R. 3283 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 30, 2014

H.R. 2904 (Related)
Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Modernization Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 2011

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