Bills

H.R. 2719, the Transportation Security ...

To require the Transportation Security Administration to implement best practices and improve transparency with regard to technology acquisition programs, and for other purposes. Full Text of H.R. ...

July 18, 2013

HR 1791 the Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to codify authority under existing grant guidance authorizing use of Urban Area Security Initiative and State Homeland Security Grant Program funding for ...

April 26, 2013

H.R. 1417, Border Security Results Act of 2013

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop a comprehensive strategy to gain and maintain operational control of the international borders of the United States, and for other purposes. ...

April 9, 2013

H.R. 1344, Helping Heroes Fly Act

To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to provide expedited air passenger screening to severely injured ...

March 21, 2013

H.R. 1204, the Aviation Security Stakeholder ...

To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to establish an Aviation Security Advisory Committee, and for ...

March 14, 2013

HR 1095 TSA Loose Change Act

To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to transfer unclaimed money recovered at airport security ...

March 12, 2013

H.R. 6328, Clothe a Homeless Hero Act

To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to transfer unclaimed clothing recovered at airport security ...

August 2, 2012

H.R. 6025, Mandatory Operational Control ...

To provide for annual reports on the status of operational control of the international land and maritime borders of the United States and unlawful entries, and for other purposes. [full text of ...

June 26, 2012

H.R. 6028, the No-Hassle Flying Act of 2012

To authorize the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to modify screening requirements for checked baggage arriving from preclearance airports, and for ...

June 26, 2012

H.R. 5997, Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act

Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the use of Urban Area Security Initiative and State Homeland Security Grant Program funding for enhancing medical preparedness, medical surge ...

June 21, 2012

H.R. 5913, DHS Accountability Act of 2012

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 ...

June 7, 2012

H.R. 5843

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to permit use of certain grant funds for training conducted in conjunction with a national laboratory or research facility. [full text of H.R. 5843 as ...

May 18, 2012

H.R. 4251, The SMART Port Security Act

To authorize, enhance, and reform certain port security programs through increased efficiency and risk-based coordination within the Department of Homeland Security, and for other ...

March 23, 2012

H.R. 2179

To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to transfer unclaimed money recovered at airport security ...

March 5, 2012

H.R. 4005, GAPS Act

To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to conduct a study and report to Congress on gaps in port security in the United States and a plan to address them. The “Gauging American Port ...

February 9, 2012

H.R. 3857, Public Transit Security and Local Law ...

To amend the Implementing Recommendations of the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to include as an eligible use the sustainment of specialized operational ...

January 31, 2012

H.R. 3674, The Promoting and Enhancing ...

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to make certain improvements in the laws relating to cybersecurity, and for other purposes. Full Markup April 18, 2012 | Full Committee Subcommittee ...

December 15, 2011

H.R. 3563, Integrated Public Alert Warning System ...

To authorize the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) to ensure the timely and effective distribution of alerts and warnings. Committee Action: Subcommittee Markup Dec 8, ...

December 6, 2011

H.R. 3173

To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to reform the process for the enrollment, activation, issuance, and renewal of a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) to require, in ...

October 14, 2011

H.R. 3116, Department of Homeland Security ...

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2012 for the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes. Committee Action Full Committee Markup Oct 12, 2011 | Committee on Homeland ...

October 6, 2011

H.R. 3140, Mass Transit Intelligence ...

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to prioritize the assignment of officers and analysts to certain State and urban area fusion centers to enhance ...

October 6, 2011