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H.R. 3256: Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Act of 2019

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To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to reauthorize and improve the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Cedric Richmond

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

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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2019
Length: 37 pages
Introduced
Jun 13, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jun 19, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 19, 2019.

Prognosis
36% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Congressman Al Greens Concerns Addressed in Language to Protect Vulnerable Communities in Protecting and Securing Chemical Facilities from Terrorist Attacks Acts of 2019
    — Rep. Al Green [D-TX9] on Jun 19, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3256 will add $449 million in new spending through 2029.

History

Jun 13, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jun 19, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 11, 2019
 
Considered by Environment and Climate Change

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Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3256 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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