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H.R. 5683: Department of Homeland Security Border Support Services Contracts Review Act

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To direct the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security to assess contracts for covered services performed by contractor personnel along the borders of the United States, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Katherine “Kat” Cammack

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2022
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Oct 22, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Ordered Reported on Oct 26, 2021

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on October 26, 2021.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 5683 will add $6 million in new spending through 2026.

History

Oct 22, 2021
 
Introduced

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Oct 26, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Jan 21, 2022
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

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H.R. 5683 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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