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H.R. 1594: First Responder Access to Innovative Technologies Act

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To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a process to review applications for certain grants to purchase equipment or systems that do not meet or exceed any applicable national voluntary consensus standards, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Donald Payne Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 15, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Mar 7, 2019

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on May 14, 2019

This bill passed in the House on May 14, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

26% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 7, 2019
 
Introduced

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May 10, 2019
 
On House Schedule

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May 14, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1594 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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