About the bill
H.R. 4564 directs the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, in coordination with the Secretary of State and the Director of National Intelligence, to conduct a threat assessment of current foreign terrorist fighter activity, including new travel and trends, as well as activity in Iraq and Syria.
This year the Islamic State lost most of its self-declared caliphate in Iraq and Syria. The liberation of Mosul and Raqqa are major victories for anti-ISIS forces, but the terrorist group is far from defeated, even in the region. Many jihadis not killed on the battlefield have chosen to hide, rearm, and recuperate—going underground for a period before reemerging to fight the next phase of the insurgency. Reports about the current location of remaining ISIS fighters vary. While there is ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2018
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 9, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“House Passes Higgins Fifth Bill that Identifies, Combats Terrorist Fighter Activity”
— Rep. Clay Higgins [R-LA3] (Sponsor) on Jan 9, 2018
“THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - Marianas Daughter now Colonel”
— Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Jan 12, 2018
H.R. 4564 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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