To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Department of Homeland Security to establish a social media working group, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 6, 2016
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 5, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 5, 2015.
What legislators are saying
“Brooks Social Media Bill Clears Final Legislative Hurdle Before Being Signed into Law”
— Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5] (Sponsor) on Oct 29, 2015
H.R. 623 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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DHS Social Media Improvement Act of 2015, Pub. L. No. 114-80, H.R. 623, 114th Cong..
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