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H.R. 4650: PROTECT Act

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to develop and make available guidance relating to domestic preparedness for and collective response to terrorism regarding active shooter and mass casualty incident response assistance, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Pete Aguilar

Sponsor. Representative for California's 31st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2017
Length: 4 pages

Dec 14, 2017


Introduced on Dec 14, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on December 14, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


6% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Dec 14, 2017

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H.R. 4650 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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