About the bill
H.R. 526 establishes a counterterrorism advisory board within the Department of Homeland Security to coordinate and integrate departmental intelligence, activities, and policy related to counterterrorism. Members of the Board will include senior representatives from the operational components of the Department, support agencies, and other offices and programs determined appropriate by the Secretary. The Chair of the Board will serve at the Counterterrorism Coordinator, and submit a report to the homeland security committees of the House and the Senate on the status and activities of the board.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 24th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 31, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.
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9 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 4 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
May 16, 2016
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
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Jan 13, 2017
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Jan 31, 2017
Passed House (Senate next)
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Jan 29, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 769 (116th).
H.R. 526 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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