H.R. 3572 (114th): DHS Headquarters Reform and Improvement Act of 2015

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to reform, streamline, and make improvements to the Department of Homeland Security and support the Department's efforts to implement better policy, planning, management, and performance, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 18, 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 October 20, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Michael McCaul

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 21, 2015
Length: 129 pages

History

Sep 18, 2015
 
Introduced

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Sep 30, 2015
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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Oct 20, 2015
 
Passed House

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Oct 20, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

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H.R. 3572 (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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