To strengthen accountability for deployment of border security technology at the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2015
Length: 4 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
13 Cosponsors (13 Republicans)
Ordered Reported — Oct 7, 2015
What legislators are saying
“House Passes U.S. Rep. McSally Bill to Improve Accountability of Border Projects”
— Sen. Martha McSally [R-AZ, 2019-2020] (Sponsor) on Jul 27, 2015
Mar 25, 2015
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Jun 25, 2015
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jul 27, 2015
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Jul 27, 2015
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Jan 31, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 505 (115th).
H.R. 1634 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1634. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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