07.15.15

Markup: HR 2899, the Countering Violent Extremism Act

July 15, 2015 3:00 PM | 311 Cannon House Office Building

The Committee on Homeland Security will meet in open markup session on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at 11:00 a.m., or 15 minutes after conclusion of the Full Committee hearing, whichever is later, and subsequent days as may be necessary, in 311 Cannon House Office Building.

Opening Statements

Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, Chairman 
Opening Statement [PDF]

Live Stream

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  • H.R. 2899, introduced by Mr. McCaul, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Office for Countering Violent Extremism was ordered to be reported to the House with a favorable recommendation, as amended, by voice vote.   [PDF]

    H.R. 2899, Amendment #1, Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute offered by Mr. McCaul, was AGREED TO, as amended, by voice vote.  [PDF]

    H.R. 2899, Amendment #1A, offered by Mr. Katko, was AGREED TO by voice vote.    [PDF]

    H.R. 2899, Amendment #1B, offered by Mr. Loudermilk, was AGREED TO by voice vote.   [PDF]

    H.R. 2899, Amendment #1C, offered by Mr. Duncan of South Carolina, was AGREED TO by voice vote.  [PDF]

    H.R. 2899, Amendment #2, Substitute Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute offered by Mr. Thompson of Mississippi, was NOT AGREED TO by voice vote.  [PDF]