To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish the major metropolitan area counterterrorism training and exercise grant program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jul 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 21, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2016
Length: 5 pages
H.R. 5859 (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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