H.R. 1542 (113th): WMD Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2013

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish weapons of mass destruction intelligence and information sharing functions of the Office of Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of Homeland Security and to require dissemination of information analyzed by the Department to entities with responsibilities relating to homeland security, and for other purposes.

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Apr 12, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 22, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.


Patrick Meehan

Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2013
Length: 6 pages


Apr 12, 2013

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Jul 22, 2013
Passed House

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H.R. 1542 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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