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.
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Sponsor and status
Jacob “Jake” LaTurner
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 18, 2022
Length: 29 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 17, 2022 but was never passed by the Senate.
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2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
H.R. 6871 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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