About the bill
H.R. 2471 would direct the Secretary of Homeland Security, in coordination with the Attorney General, to share with State, local, and regional fusion centers, as well as other appropriate law enforcement, information of certain individuals convicted of a Federal crime of terrorism.
Specifically, the bill would direct the Secretary to share information from a Federal correctional facility, including name, charging date, and expected place and date of release, of individuals who may pose a terrorist threat because they have been convicted of a Federal crime of terrorism.
Additionally, the ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 13, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 12, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“House Passes 9 Counterterrorism Bills to Protect our Communities”
— Rep. Michael McCaul [R-TX10] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 12, 2017
May 16, 2017
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May 18, 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.
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.
H.R. 2471 (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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Terrorist Release Announcements to Counter Extremist Recidivism Act, H.R. 2471, 115th Cong. (2017).
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