Bills

H.R. 5471, Countering Terrorist Radicalization Act

A bill introduced by Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) responds to the high terror threat environment with measures to enhance security here at home by bolster efforts to ...

June 15, 2016

H.R. 5460, First Responder Access to Innovative ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Donald Payne (D-NJ) to establish a review process to review applications for certain grants to purchase equipment or systems that do not meet or exceed any applicable ...

June 14, 2016

H.R. 5459, Cyber Preparedness Act of 2016

A bill introduced by Rep. Dan Donovan (R-NY) to enhance preparedness and response capabilities for cyber attacks, bolster the dissemination of homeland security information related to cyber threats, ...

June 14, 2016

H.R. 5346, Securing our Agriculture and Food Act

A bill introduced by Rep. Don Young (R-AK) to make the Assistant  Secretary of Homeland Security for Health Affairs responsible for coordinating the efforts of the Department of Homeland Security ...

June 14, 2016

H.R. 5389, Leveraging Emerging Technologies Act ...

A bill introduced by Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) encourages engagement between the Department of Homeland Security and innovative and emerging technology developers and firms. Full text of ...

June 6, 2016

H.R. 5388, Support for Rapid Innovation Act of ...

A bill introduced by Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for innovative research and fundamental development. Full text of the Support for Rapid ...

June 6, 2016

H.R. 5390, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX) amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Agency of the Department of Homeland ...

June 6, 2016

H.R. 5385, Quadrennial Homeland Security Review ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ), to improve the quality and timeliness of the review that DHS carries out by including more stakeholder engagement, conducting a regular risk ...

June 6, 2016

H.R. 5391, Gains in Global Nuclear Detection ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance certain duties of the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office. Full text of the Gains in Global ...

June 6, 2016

H.R. 5253, Strong Visa Integrity Secures America ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 along with the Immigration and Nationality Act, to improve visa security and visa applicant vetting. Full text ...

June 3, 2016

H.R. 5064, Improving Small Business Cyber ...

A bill introduced by Richard Hanna (R-NY), to amend the Small Business Act and the Homeland Security Act to allow small business development centers to assist and advise small businesses on ...

June 3, 2016

H.R. 5338, Checkpoint Optimization and Efficiency ...

A bill introduced by Rep. John Katko (R-NY),  alleviates passenger wait times and optimizes airport security checkpoints by reallocating personnel, giving more flexibility to local TSA officials on ...

May 26, 2016

H.R. 5056, Airport Perimeter and Access Control ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Bill Keating (D-MA), requires the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to update risk assessments at airports—specifically along airport perimeters and points of ...

April 25, 2016

H.R. 4743, National Cybersecurity Preparedness ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX), authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium to engage academic, nonprofit, ...

April 25, 2016

H.R. 1887, To amend certain appropriation Acts to ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY), amends the Consolidated Security, Disaster Assistance, and Continuing Appropriations Act, 2009 and the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2012 to repeal ...

April 25, 2016

H.R. 2835, Border Jobs for Veterans Act of 2015

A bill introduced by Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), directs the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security to make certain improvements in managing the Department’s vehicle ...

April 11, 2016

H.R. 4820, the Combating Terrorist Recruitment ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN) requires the Secretary of Homeland Security to use the testimonials of former or estranged violent extremists or their associates in order to ...

March 21, 2016

H.R. 4785, the DHS Stop Asset and Vehicle Excess ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Scott Perry (R-PA), directs the Under Secretary for Management of the Department of Homeland Security to make certain improvements in managing the Department’s ...

March 17, 2016

H.R. 4780, the Department of Homeland Security ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), requires the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a comprehensive strategy for Department of Homeland Security operations ...

March 17, 2016

H.R. 4698, the Securing Aviation from Foreign ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. John Katko (R-NY), enhances aviation by requiring airport security assessments and a security coordination enhancement plan. Full text of  the Securing Aviation ...

March 3, 2016

H.R. 4549, the Treating Small Airports with ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), requires the Transportation Security Administration to conduct security screening at certain airports. Full text of the Treating Small ...

February 11, 2016