US HB1590 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Passed on October 9 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-10-09 - Became Public Law No: 116-64. (TXT | PDF)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security to develop and conduct an exercise related to the detection and prevention of terrorist and foreign fighter travel. The bill requires the national exercise program (a program to test and evaluate the national preparedness goal, National Incident Management System, National Response Plan, and other related plans and strategies) to include emerging threats.

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Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2019


Roll Calls

2019-04-01 - House - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended RC# 138 (Y: 394 N: 7 NV: 30 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-10-09SenateBecame Public Law No: 116-64. (TXT | PDF)
2019-10-09SenateSigned by President.
2019-09-27SenatePresented to President.
2019-09-25SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2019-09-24SenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5669)
2019-06-05SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 109.
2019-06-05SenateCommittee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson without amendment. With written report No. 116-44.
2019-05-15SenateCommittee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
2019-04-02SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
2019-04-01HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2019-04-01HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 394 - 7 (Roll no. 138). (text: CR H2930)
2019-04-01HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2933-2934)
2019-04-01HouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
2019-04-01HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1590.
2019-04-01HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2930-2931)
2019-04-01HouseMr. Thompson (MS) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2019-03-28HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 13.
2019-03-28HouseReported by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-27.
2019-03-13HouseOrdered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
2019-03-13HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2019-03-07HouseReferred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
2019-03-07HouseIntroduced in House


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