H.R. 735 (113th): Federal Protective Service Improvement and Accountability Act of 2013


Feb 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To enhance homeland security, including domestic preparedness and collective response to terrorism, by improving the Federal Protective Service, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/14/2013--Introduced.Federal Protective Service Improvement and Accountability Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to maintain no fewer than 1,350 full-time equivalent positions in the Federal Protective ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 14, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 735”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (9D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 176 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 2011

H.R. 3418 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 2015

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