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H.R. 5399 (115th): Civil Defense Preparedness Act of 2018

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to clarify that grants made pursuant to the Urban Area Security Initiative and the State Homeland Security Grant Program may be used to increase the preparedness of high-risk State, local, territorial, and tribal governments against weapons of mass destruction and biological and chemical attacks, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Tulsi Gabbard

Sponsor. Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Mar 22, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 22, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Mar 22, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5399 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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