To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Department of Homeland Security to establish a social media working group, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 9, 2014
Length: 7 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 8, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
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4 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Brooks Introduces Social Media Bill to Increase Public-Private Collaboration”
— Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on Mar 17, 2014
“Palazzo Introduces Social Media Emergency Response Bill”
— Rep. Steven Palazzo [R-MS4] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 18, 2014
H.R. 4263 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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