House Bill 5652
117th Congress(2021-2022)
DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2021
Active
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Passed House on Nov 16, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Oct 20, 2021
Latest Action
Nov 18, 2021
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
5652
Congress
117
Policy Area
Government Operations and Politics
Government Operations and Politics
Primary focus of measure is government administration, including agency organization, contracting, facilities and property, information management and services; rulemaking and administrative law; elections and political activities; government employees and officials; Presidents; ethics and public participation; postal service. Measures concerning agency appropriations and the budget process may fall under Economics and Public Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
House Votes (1)
Senate Votes (0)
Passed
November 16, 2021
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H6294-6295)
Summary

DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2021

This bill requires the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish an Acquisition Review Board to support the Management Directorate in managing DHS acquisitions.

The bill lists the board's responsibilities, which include determining whether a proposed acquisition has met the requirements of key phases of the acquisition life cycle framework and is able to proceed to the next phase.

The chair of the board must ensure that all actions and decisions made pursuant to the board's responsibilities are documented in an acquisition decision memorandum that includes specified elements, such as the rationale for the decision.

Text (3)
November 18, 2021
November 16, 2021
October 20, 2021
Actions (13)
11/18/2021
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
11/16/2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11/16/2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6294-6295)
11/16/2021
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H6294-6295)
11/16/2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5652.
11/16/2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6294-6296)
11/16/2021
Mr. Correa moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
10/26/2021
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
10/26/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
10/26/2021
Subcommittee on Oversight, Management, and Accountability Discharged.
10/21/2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight, Management, and Accountability.
10/20/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
10/20/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Oct 21, 2021 7:12:15 AM
Record Updated
Mar 18, 2022 7:15:22 AM