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H.R. 5679: CISA Director Reform Act

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To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to limit to five years the term of the Director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Agency of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

John Katko

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 24th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jan 27, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Jan 29, 2020

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on January 29, 2020.

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

What legislators are saying

House Homeland Advances Three American Security Agenda Bills
    — Rep. Jefferson Van Drew [R-NJ2] on Jan 29, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 5679 will be negligible.

History

Jan 27, 2020
 
Introduced

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Jan 29, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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H.R. 5679 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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