H.R. 5471: Countering Terrorist Radicalization Act

H.R. 5471, the Terrorism Radicalization Act, was introduced on Monday and passed the House 402–15 on Thursday, a speedy turnaround virtually unprecedented in Congress. The bill would have the Department of Homeland Security train local and state officials on how to more quickly identify and handle terrorism threats, create a new Counterterrorism Advisory Board in the federal government ...

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Jun 14, 2016


Passed House on Jun 16, 2016

This bill passed in the House on June 16, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Michael McCaul

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2016
Length: 10 pages


4% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Jun 14, 2016

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Jun 16, 2016
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5471 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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