To enhance the Office of Personnel Management background check system for the granting, denial, or revocation of security clearances or access to classified information of employees and contractors of the Federal Government.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2014
Length: 11 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on September 16, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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What legislators are saying
“Rep. Kelly Introduces Enhanced Security Clearance Act of 2014”
— Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA16] (Sponsor) on Sep 16, 2014
Sep 16, 2014
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H.R. 5482 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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