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H.R. 366 (115th): DHS SAVE Act


The text of the bill below is as of May 2, 2017 (Passed the Senate with an Amendment).

Summary of this bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 366 seeks to improve management of the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) vehicle fleet by requiring the Under Secretary for Management (USM) to, among other things, provide Departmental components with a standardized vehicle allocation methodology. Each component must utilize the methodology to develop and inform vehicle allocation tools and fleet management plans, and to oversee decision-making regarding vehicle fleets throughout the Department.

This bill contains four specific elements that address significant challenges the Department faces with managing the second largest civilian vehicle fleet in the Federal government. Specifically, this bill establishes: (1) authority at the headquarters level over component vehicle fleets; (2) requirements for components to more ...


115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H.R. 366

In the Senate of the United States,

May 2, 2017.

Amendments:

That the bill from the House of Representatives (H.R. 366) entitled An Act to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security to make certain improvements in managing the Department’s vehicle fleet, and for other purposes., do pass with the following

(1)

On page 6, line 17, insert shall after heads.

(2)

On page 12, strike line 16 through page 14, and insert:

3.

Inspector General review

The Inspector General of the Department of Homeland Security shall—

(1)

conduct a review of the implementation of subsection (c)(4) of section 701 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 341), as added by section 2 of this Act, for fiscal year 2019, which shall include analysis of the effectiveness of such subsection (c)(4) with respect to cost avoidance, savings realized, and component operations; and

(2)

provide, upon request, to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate and the Committee on Homeland Security of the House of Representatives information regarding the review required under paragraph (1).

Secretary