Bill Sponsor
House Bill 6174
118th Congress(2023-2024)
DHS Biodetection Improvement Act
Active
Active
Passed House on Mar 7, 2024
Overview
Text
Introduced
Nov 2, 2023
Latest Action
Mar 12, 2024
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
6174
Congress
118
Policy Area
Government Operations and Politics
Government Operations and Politics
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Sponsorship by Party
Republican
Alabama
Democrat
California
Republican
Louisiana
Republican
Tennessee
House Votes (2)
Senate Votes (0)
Status
Passed
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.
Summary

DHS Biodetection Improvement Act

This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to assess how it has utilized Department of Energy national laboratories and sites for research and development in carrying out DHS missions and to report to Congress a strategy for how DHS will conduct biodetection research and development in coordination with such laboratories and sites.

Text (4)
March 7, 2024
March 7, 2024
December 19, 2023
November 2, 2023
Public Record
Record Updated
Apr 23, 2024 11:56:24 PM