H.R. 2719 (113th): Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act


Jul 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2014

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 18, 2014.


Pub.L. 113-245


Richard Hudson

Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 12, 2014
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Transportation Security Administration to implement best practices and improve transparency with regard to technology acquisition programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section3 - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to:develop and update biennially a strategic five-year technology investment plan, which ... Read more >


Jul 18, 2013

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Oct 29, 2013
Reported by Committee

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Dec 3, 2013
Passed House

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Dec 9, 2014
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 10, 2014
House Agreed to Changes

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Dec 18, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2719”). 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)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Dec 3, 2013 2:42 p.m.
Passed 416/0
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment
Dec 10, 2014 5:12 p.m.
Passed 425/0

Related Bills

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S. 1893 (Related)
Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 23, 2014

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