Subcommittee Markup: H.R. 5913, DHS Accountability Act of 2012

311 Cannon House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Aug 1, 2012 2:00pm

Opening Statements

Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman

Bill Markups

H.R. 5913, DHS Accountability Act of 2012 [ H.R. 5913, DHS Accountability Act of 2012 ]

H.R. 5913, (Mr. McCaul) to create an independent advisory panel to comprehensively assess the management structure and capabilities related to the Department of Homeland Security and make recommendations to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the management of the Department.  The “DHS Accountability Act of 2012.” The bill was ordered to be reported to the Full Committee with a favorable recommendation, as amended, by voice vote.

An Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute offered by Mr. McCaul (TX), agreed to by voice vote.

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