To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security to take administrative action to achieve and maintain interoperable communications capabilities among the components of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 11, 2016
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 6, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 6, 2015.
What legislators are saying
“Payne, Jr. Launches First Responders Working Group”
— Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] (Sponsor) on Nov 4, 2016
“House passes bills to promote social media, interconnectedness at DHS”
— Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 3, 2015
“Chairman Moves Nine Bipartisan Bills out of Committee”
— Sen. Ron Johnson [R-WI] on Mar 4, 2015
H.R. 615 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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DHS Interoperable Communications Act, Pub. L. No. 114-29, H.R. 615, 114th Cong. (2015).
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