US HB4737 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 11 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-11 - 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

Department of Homeland Security Climate Change Research Act This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to evaluate current federal research and development regarding approaches to mitigate the consequences of climate change on homeland security to identify research and development gaps. DHS must conduct additional research and development to fill those gaps.

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Title

Department of Homeland Security Climate Change Research Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-02-11SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
2020-02-10HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2020-02-10HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H991-992)
2020-02-10HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4737.
2020-02-10HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H991-993)
2020-02-10HouseMs. Torres Small (NM) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
2020-01-10HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 298.
2020-01-10HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 116-375.
2019-10-23HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
2019-10-23HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2019-10-18HouseReferred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
2019-10-18HouseIntroduced in House

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