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H.R. 1589: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2019

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To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear intelligence and information sharing functions of the Office of Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of Homeland Security and to require dissemination of information analyzed by the Department to entities with responsibilities relating to homeland security, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Mark Walker

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Mar 7, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 1, 2019

This bill passed in the House on April 1, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
32% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

House Passes Walkers Legislation to Help Communities Combat Terrorist Attacks
    — Rep. Mark Walker [R-NC6] (Sponsor) on Apr 1, 2019

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - April 5, 2019
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Apr 8, 2019

the daily leader: monday, april 1, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 31, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1589 will be negligible.

History

Mar 7, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 13, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 28, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Apr 1, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

Nov 6, 2019
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1589 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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