To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to improve morale within the Department of Homeland Security workforce by conferring new responsibilities to the Chief Human Capital Officer, establishing an employee engagement steering committee, requiring action plans, and authorizing an annual employee award program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 21, 2017
Length: 13 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 20, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
11 Cosponsors (11 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
What stakeholders are saying
May 2, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 3, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 20, 2017
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Apr 1, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1433 (116th).
H.R. 2283 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2283. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2022). H.R. 2283 — 115th Congress: Department of Homeland Security Morale, Recognition, Learning and Engagement Act of 2017. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2283
“H.R. 2283 — 115th Congress: Department of Homeland Security Morale, Recognition, Learning and Engagement Act of 2017.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. September 26, 2022 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr2283>
Department of Homeland Security Morale, Recognition, Learning and Engagement Act of 2017, H.R. 2283, 115th Cong..
|title=H.R. 2283 (115th)
|accessdate=September 26, 2022
|author=115th Congress (2017)
|date=May 2, 2017
|quote=Department of Homeland Security Morale, Recognition, Learning and Engagement Act of 2017
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.