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H.R. 2442: FIRST State and Local Law Enforcement Act

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 2442 would require the Department of Homeland Security Office for State and Local Law Enforcement (OSLLE) to provide an annual report on their activities for the next five years, including (1) details of the efforts of the office to coordinate with and improve information sharing between DHS component agencies, and State, local, and tribal law enforcement; and (2) a review of efforts made to improve information sharing through the DHS Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN).

The Office for State and Local Law Enforcement (OSLLE) serves as the primary ...

Sponsor and status

Sheila Jackson Lee

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2017
Length: 4 pages

May 16, 2017


Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 12, 2017

This bill passed in the House on September 12, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


May 16, 2017

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May 18, 2017
Ordered Reported

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Sep 12, 2017
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 2442 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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