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H.R. 2470: Homeland Threat Assessment Act

H.R. 2470 requires the Secretary, acting through the Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis, to submit an annual assessment of the terrorist threat to the homeland. The Under Secretary is directed to use departmental information, including component information and information provided through State and major urban area fusion centers, to conduct the assessment. The Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A;) ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

May 16, 2017

Status:

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.

Sponsor:

Mike Rogers

Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

37% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 18, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 7, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Sep 12, 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.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2470 is 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.

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