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H.R. 3318: Emerging Transportation Security Threats Act of 2019

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To require the Transportation Security Administration to establish a task force to conduct an analysis of emerging and potential future threats to transportation security, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Joyce

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2019
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Jun 18, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Dec 9, 2019

This bill passed in the House on December 9, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Joyce Homeland Security Legislation Passes House
    — Rep. John Joyce [R-PA13] (Sponsor) on Dec 9, 2019

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Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3318 will be negligible.

History

Jun 18, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Aug 30, 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.

Dec 6, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Dec 9, 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.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3318 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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