Bills

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

H.R. 4509, the State and High-Risk Urban Area ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Donald Payne (D-NJ), clarifies membership of State planning committees or urban area working groups for the Homeland Security Grant Program. Full text of ...

February 9, 2016

H.R. 4482, the Southwest Border Security Threat ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), requires the Secretary of Homeland Security to prepare a southwest border threat analysis. Full text of the Southwest Border Security ...

February 4, 2016

H.R. 4408, the National Strategy to Combat ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. John Katko (R-NY), requires the development of a national strategy to combat terrorist travel. Full text of the National Strategy to Combat Terrorist Travel Act of ...

February 1, 2016

H.R. 4407, the Counterterrorism Advisory Board ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. John Katko (R-NY), establishes a board in the Department of Homeland Security to coordinate and integrate departmental intelligence, activities, and policy related to ...

February 1, 2016

H.R. 4403, the Enhancing Overseas Traveler ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), authorizes the development of open-source software based on certain systems of the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of State to ...

February 1, 2016

H.R. 4402, the Foreign Fighter Review Act of 2016

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), requires reviews of information regarding persons who have traveled or attempted to travel from the United States to support terrorist organizations ...

February 1, 2016

H.R. 4401, the Amplifying Local Efforts to Root ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Barry Loudermilk (R-GA), authorizes the Secretary of Homeland Security to provide countering violent extremism training to the Department of Homeland Security ...

February 1, 2016

H.R. 4404, the Terrorist and Foreign Fighter ...

A bill to be introduced by Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), requires DHS to develop and conduct exercises to evaluate national preparedness against foreign fighter and terrorist travel to the United ...

February 1, 2016

H.R. 4398, the DHS Acquisition Documentation ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ), requires documentation for major acquisition programs. Full text of the DHS Human Trafficking Prevention Act of 2016, as introduced on ...

February 1, 2016

H. R. 4383, the DHS Human Trafficking Prevention ...

A bill introduced by Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA), enhances the Department of Homeland Security's coordination on identifying and recording information regarding individuals suspected or convicted of ...

February 1, 2016