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S. 2651 (113th): DHS OIG Mandates Revision Act of 2014

The text of the bill below is as of Jul 24, 2014 (Introduced).

II

113th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2651

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 24, 2014

(for himself and Mr. Carper) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A BILL

To repeal certain mandates of the Department of Homeland Security Office of Inspector General.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the DHS OIG Mandates Revision Act of 2014 .

2.

Repeal of reporting requirements

(a)

Repeal of requirement To conduct an annual evaluation of the cargo inspection targeting system

(1)

Repeal

Subsections (g) and (h) of section 809 of the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004 ( 46 U.S.C. 70101 note) are repealed.

(2)

Conforming amendments

Section 809 of the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2004 ( 46 U.S.C. 70101 note), as amended by paragraph (1), is amended—

(A)

in subsection (a), by striking and (j) and inserting and (h) ; and

(B)

by redesignating subsections (i), (j), and (k) as subsections (g), (h), and (i), respectively.

(b)

Repeal of requirement To conduct an annual review of Coast Guard performance

(1)

Repeal

Section 888(f) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 ( 6 U.S.C. 468(f) ) is repealed.

(2)

Conforming amendments

Section 888 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 ( 6 U.S.C. 468 ), as amended by paragraph (1), is amended by redesignating subsections (g), (h), and (i) as subsections (f), (g), and (h), respectively.

(c)

Accounting of National Drug Control Policy funds

Section 705(d)(A) of the Office of National Drug Control Policy Reauthorization Act of 1998 (21 U.S.C. 1704(d)(A)) is amended by striking , and require such accounting to be authenticated by the Inspector General for each agency prior to submission to the Director.

(d)

Annual review of grants to States and high-Risk urban areas

(1)

Repeal

Section 2022(a)(3) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 ( 6 U.S.C. 612(a)(3) ) is repealed.

(2)

Conforming amendments

Section 2022(a) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 ( 6 U.S.C. 612(a) ), as amended by paragraph (1), is amended—

(A)

by redesignating paragraphs (4), (5), (6), and (7) as paragraphs (3), (4), (5), and (6), respectively;

(B)

in paragraph (4), as redesignated—

(i)

by striking paragraphs (2) and (3) and inserting paragraph (2) ; and

(ii)

by striking paragraph (4) and inserting paragraph (3) .

(3)

Effective date

The amendments made by this subsection shall take effect on January 1, 2015.