House Bill 4363
117th Congress(2021-2022)
DHS Contract Reporting Act of 2021
Active
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Passed House on Sep 29, 2021
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jul 6, 2021
Latest Action
Nov 3, 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
4363
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
Tennessee
New York
Virginia
Passed
September 29, 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, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Summary

DHS Contract Reporting Act of 2021

This bill establishes a daily public reporting requirement for covered contract awards of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Covered contract award means a contract action of DHS with a total authorized dollar amount of $4 million or greater, including contract awards governed by the Federal Acquisition Regulation and those made with other than full and open competition.

Specifically, DHS must post, maintain, and update on a publicly available website a daily report of all covered contract awards, except for such awards relating to classified products, programs, or services.

Text (4)
September 30, 2021
September 29, 2021
September 14, 2021
Actions (16)
11/03/2021
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
09/30/2021
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
09/29/2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/29/2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5545-5546)
09/29/2021
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
09/29/2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4363.
09/29/2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5545-5547)
09/29/2021
Mr. Thompson (MS) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
09/14/2021
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 86.
09/14/2021
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 117-121.
07/28/2021
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
07/28/2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
07/28/2021
Subcommittee on Oversight, Management, and Accountability Discharged.
07/07/2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight, Management, and Accountability.
07/06/2021
Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
07/06/2021
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Jul 7, 2021 7:12:21 AM
Record Updated
Nov 4, 2021 4:28:52 AM