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H.R. 4227 (115th): Vehicular Terrorism Prevention Act of 2018

The text of the bill below is as of Dec 18, 2018 (Passed the Senate with an Amendment).

Summary of this bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

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.


2d Session

H.R. 4227

In the Senate of the United States,

December 18, 2018.


That the bill from the House of Representatives (H.R. 4227) entitled An Act to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to examine what actions the Department of Homeland Security is undertaking to combat the threat of vehicular terrorism, and for other purposes., do pass with the following


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Vehicular terrorism

The term vehicular terrorism means an action that utilizes automotive transportation to commit terrorism (as defined in section 2(18) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (6 U.S.C. 101(18))).