To reduce duplication of information technology at the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
Mar 25, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 6, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 6, 2015.
Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 11, 2016
Length: 2 pages
This bill incorporates provisions from:
S. 1620: DHS IT Duplication Reduction Act of 2015
Ordered Reported by Committee on Jun 24, 2015. 98% incorporated. (compare text)
H.R. 1829: DHS Communication Enhancement Act of 2015
Referred to Committee on Apr 15, 2015. 16% incorporated. (compare text)
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H.R. 1626 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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