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H.R. 1297 (115th): Quadrennial Homeland Security Review Technical Corrections Act of 2017

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 1297 revises the requirements for the Quadrennial Homeland Security Review (QHSR) with the purpose of improving the quality and timeliness of the review that the Department of Homeland Security carries out. Specifically, the bill requires the Department of Homeland Security to: conduct a risk assessment to inform the Quadrennial Homeland Security Review, complete more robust stakeholder engagement, and maintain all documentation regarding the Quadrennial Review.

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Bonnie Watson Coleman

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2017
Length: 7 pages
Introduced:

Mar 1, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 21, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.

History

Mar 1, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 8, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 16, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

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Mar 21, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 1297 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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