US HB4569 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Engrossed on January 10 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-01-10 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Pending: Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Counterterrorism Information Sharing Improvement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the President: (1) acting through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), to ensure that, for counterterrorism purposes, DHS has access to biographic and biometric data collected by the U.S. government on individuals associated with a terrorist organization; and (2) to direct relevant federal agencies to coordinate with DHS to minimize and overcome any administrative, technical, capacity, or classification challenges to carrying out such requirement. DHS must ensure that all relevant laws, rules, and procedures regarding classification levels and civil rights and civil liberties are followed in carrying out such requirement.

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Title

Counterterrorism Information Sharing Improvement Act of 2017

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History

DateChamberAction
2018-01-10SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
2018-01-09HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2018-01-09HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H48)
2018-01-09HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4569.
2018-01-09HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H48-49)
2018-01-09HouseMr. Gallagher moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2018-01-09HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 365.
2018-01-09HouseReported by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 115-491.
2017-12-13HouseOrdered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
2017-12-13HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2017-12-06HouseReferred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
2017-12-06HouseIntroduced in House

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