To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require recipients of State Homeland Security Grant Program funding to preserve and strengthen interoperable emergency communications capabilities, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
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.
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3 Cosponsors (2 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“House Homeland Security Committee Passes Paynes Emergency Communications Legislation”
— Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] (Sponsor) on May 20, 2015
“Payne Legislation Passes in Homeland Security Emergency Preparedness Subcommittee”
— Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] (Sponsor) on May 14, 2015
May 1, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 14, 2015
Considered by Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
May 20, 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.
Jun 17, 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.
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.
H.R. 2206 (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. 2206. 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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