About the bill
H.R. 4227 requires the Secretary of Homeland Security to examine the threat of vehicular terrorism and develop a strategy to improve Department of Homeland Security (DHS)support for the efforts of emergency responders and the private sector to prevent, mitigate, and respond to such a threat. The strategy is required to include information sharing and training activities as well as other activities recommended by the Secretary.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2018
Length: 2 pages
What legislators are saying
“President Trump Signs Latta Bill to Combat Terrorism Into Law”
— Rep. Robert Latta [R-OH5] (Sponsor) on Jan 2, 2019
H.R. 4227 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4227. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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Vehicular Terrorism Prevention Act of 2018, Pub. L. No. 115-400, H.R. 4227, 115th Cong..
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