H.R. 666: Department of Homeland Security Insider Threat and Mitigation Act of 2017

H.R. 666 requires the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish an insider threat program within the Department, mandates employee education and training programs, and establishes an internal DHS Steering Committee to manage and coordinate the Department’s activities related to insider threats. The bill requires that the Insider Threat Program provide training and education for Department personnel ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 24, 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:

Peter “Pete” King

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

20% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 24, 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. 666 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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