Senate Bill 2502
116th Congress(2019-2020)
American Security Drone Act of 2020
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Sep 18, 2019
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Sep 18, 2019
Latest Action
Sep 15, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
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
2502
Congress
116
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
Florida
Arkansas
Connecticut
Missouri
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

American Security Drone Act of 2019

This bill bans the procurement or use by the federal government of commercial off-the-shelf drones or other unmanned aircraft systems manufactured or assembled by certain entities, including entities subject to influence or control by China, with exceptions.

Federal funds may not be used to purchase or operate such a drone or system, or a system to counter unmanned aircraft systems, that is manufactured or assembled by such an entity.

The Government Accountability Office shall report regarding such drones or systems procured by federal agencies from foreign entities.

Text (2)
September 15, 2020
September 18, 2019
Actions (5)
09/15/2020
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 547.
09/15/2020
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 116-268.
03/11/2020
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
09/18/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
09/18/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Sep 19, 2019 4:27:21 AM
Updated
Jan 4, 2021 12:33:31 AM