H.R. 526: Counterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2017

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 ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 13, 2017

Status:

Passed House on Jan 31, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 31, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

John Katko

Representative for New York's 24th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

30% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 13, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 27, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jan 31, 2017
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 526 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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