To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the National Computer Forensics Institute, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 1, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 30, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Congress Authorizes National Computer Forensics Institute in Hoover, AL”
— Rep. Gary Palmer [R-AL6] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 30, 2015
Sep 11, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 17, 2015
Considered by Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Sep 30, 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.
Nov 30, 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. 3490 (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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