H.R. 720: Gerardo Hernandez Airport Security Act of 2015

To improve intergovernmental planning for and communication during security incidents at domestic airports, and for other purposes.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 24, 2015

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 24, 2015.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-50

Sponsor:

John Katko

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages

History

Feb 4, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 10, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 23, 2015
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Aug 5, 2015
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 16, 2015
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 24, 2015
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 720 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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