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H.R. 3243: FITARA Enhancement Act of 2017

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 3243 eliminates the sunset date on several provisions of the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act related to transparency and risk management assessment of major information technology investments and agency reviews of information technology portfolios to reduce duplication and realize savings. Specifically, the bill extends three expiring provisions related to federal data center consolidation, transparency and risk management of major IT systems, and IT portfolio, program, and resource reviews.

The three provisions of FITARA set to expire in 2018 and 2019 relate to the:

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Sponsor and status

Gerald Connolly

Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 10, 2017
Length: 1 pages
Introduced:

Jul 14, 2017

Status:

Passed House & Senate (President next) on Nov 8, 2017

This bill was passed by Congress on November 8, 2017 and goes to the President next.

Prognosis:

93% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jul 14, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 19, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 10, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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Oct 11, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Nov 8, 2017
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3243 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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