To reform classification and security clearance processes throughout the Federal Government and, within the Department of Homeland Security, to establish an effective and transparent process for the designation, investigation, adjudication, denial, suspension, and revocation of security clearances, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2014
Length: 47 pages
Jul 29, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 29, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 29, 2014
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H.R. 5240 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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