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
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 31, 2018
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 31, 2018.
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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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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Vehicular Terrorism Prevention Act of 2018, Pub. L. No. 115-400, H.R. 4227, 115th Cong..
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