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H.R. 3361 (114th): Department of Homeland Security Insider Threat and Mitigation Act of 2016

On Nov. 2 the House passed a bill to establish a program to detect “insider threats” within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). H.R. 3361: Insider Threat and Mitigation Act of 2015 is sponsored by the chair of the House Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, Rep. Peter King (R-NY2). King offered recent examples of insider spying: NSA contractor Edward Snowden’s ... Continue reading »

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 29, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 2, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 18 pages

History

Jul 29, 2015
 
Introduced

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Sep 17, 2015
 
Considered by Counterterrorism and Intelligence

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Sep 30, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 30, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Homeland Security

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Nov 2, 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.

Nov 2, 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.

Feb 10, 2016
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 12, 2016
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Jul 12, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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.

H.R. 3361 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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