S. 434: Security Clearance Accountability, Reform, and Enhancement Act of 2015


Feb 10, 2015


Reported by Committee on May 6, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 6, 2015.


Jon Tester

Senior Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 14 pages


45% chance of being enacted (details)

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Full Title

A bill to strengthen the accountability of individuals involved in misconduct affecting the integrity of background investigations, to update guidelines for security clearances, to prevent conflicts of interest relating to contractors providing background investigation fieldwork services and investigative support services, and for other purposes.

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Feb 10, 2015

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May 6, 2015
Reported by Committee

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