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H.R. 1870: Strengthening Local Transportation Security Capabilities Act of 2021

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To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to prioritize strengthening of local transportation security capabilities by assigning certain officers and intelligence analysts to State, local, and regional fusion centers in jurisdictions with a high-risk surface transportation asset and improving the timely sharing of information regarding threats of terrorism and other threats, including targeted violence, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Nanette Barragán

Sponsor. Representative for California's 44th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2021
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Mar 12, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 20, 2021

This bill passed in the House on July 20, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

Prognosis
31% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 12, 2021
 
Introduced

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Mar 18, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 16, 2021
 
On House Schedule

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Jul 16, 2021
 
Text Published

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Jul 20, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1870 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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