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H.R. 3413: DHS Acquisition Reform Act of 2019

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To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for certain acquisition authorities for the Under Secretary of Management of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Dan Crenshaw

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2020
Length: 21 pages
Introduced
Jun 21, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Feb 10, 2020

This bill passed in the House on February 10, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Crenshaw National Security Bills Pass House
    — Rep. Dan Crenshaw [R-TX2] (Sponsor) on Feb 10, 2020

Congressman Johnson continues his critical work on Criminal Justice Reform
    — Rep. Henry “Hank” Johnson [D-GA4] on Feb 12, 2020

Sarbanes Urges Congressional Action to Address Shortages in Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Workforce [Video]
    — Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD3] on Mar 3, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3413 will be negligible.

History

Jun 21, 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.

Feb 10, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3413 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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