H.R. 1252 establishes the Under Secretary for Management as the Department of Homeland Security’s Chief Acquisition Officer responsible for approving, pausing, modifying, or canceling major acquisition programs as needed. The legislation defines major acquisition programs as total expenditures above $300 million. The Under Secretary can delegate such authorities for amounts below this threshold.
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Feb 28, 2017
Passed House on Mar 20, 2017
This bill passed in the House on March 20, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2017
Length: 19 pages
H.R. 1252 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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