House Committee on Homeland Security: Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications

Chairman
Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5]
Vice Chairman
Rep. Steven Palazzo [R-MS4]
Ranking Member
Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10]

The chairman is always selected from the majority party. The ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party.

Republicans
6
Democrats
4
Track Committee

Subcommittee Members

Chairman
Susan Brooks
IN-5
Republican
Vice Chairman
Steven Palazzo
MS-4
Republican
Ranking Member
Donald Payne Jr.
NJ-10
Democrat
Ex Officio
Michael McCaul
TX-10
Republican
Ex Officio
Bennie Thompson
MS-2
Democrat
Yvette Clarke
NY-9
Democrat
Brian Higgins
NY-26
Democrat
Peter “Pete” King
NY-2
Republican
Scott Perry
PA-4
Republican
Marshall “Mark” Sanford
SC-1
Republican

Committee Bills

Browse 9 bills referred to this subcommittee.

Recent Activity

Committee Meeting

House Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications Meeting

H.R. 3283, To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to modernize and implement the national integrated public alert and warning system to disseminate homeland security information and other information, and for other purposes. The “Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Modernization Act of 2013”. H.R. 4263, (Mrs. Brooks of Indiana) To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Department of Homeland Security to establish a social media working group, and for other purposes. The “Social Media Working Group Act of 2014”. H.R. 4289 (Mr. Payne) To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security to take administrative action to achieve and maintain interoperable communications capabilities among the components of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes. The “Department of Homeland Security Interoperable Communications Act”. (Location: CHOB 311)

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Mar 27, 2014 10 a.m.

Introduced

H.R. 4289: Department of Homeland Security Interoperable Communications Act

Sponsor: Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security and House Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] is the ranking member of the House Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications.

Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ10] is a member of the House Committee on Homeland Security.

Mar 24, 2014