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S.1546 Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Dec 13, 2012 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 565.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Homeland Security

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  • 86% of users oppose S.1546

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    86% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, oppose S.1546.
  • S.1546 has been viewed 14,707 times

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    • Mitt Romney's New Adviser – Lobbyist Charlie R. Black Jr. – First ... - January 04, 2012 by First Street Research Group - 112 H.R.658: FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act, FedEx Corporation. 112 S.1253: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012, General Dynamics Corp. 112 S.1546: Department of ...

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      As noted by First Street Research Group on January 04, 2012, "112 H.R.658: FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act, FedEx Corporation. 112 S.1253: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012, General Dynamics Corp. 112 S.1546: Department of ..." (http://firststreetresearch.cqpress.com/2012/01/03/mitt-romneys-new-adviser-lobbyist-charlie-r-black-jr/)
    • Protesters Chant for a "Russia without Putin" | Common Dreams - December 11, 2011 by admin - Thus those who take thought for the regime should promote fears ...make the far away near" - in re: Leiberman's S. 1546 auth dhs prog with ref to sect 113(d)(2): emerg ops, stating "assistance is needed to supplement State ...

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      As noted by admin on December 11, 2011, "Thus those who take thought for the regime should promote fears ...make the far away near" - in re: Leiberman's S. 1546 auth dhs prog with ref to sect 113(d)(2): emerg ops, stating "assistance is needed to supplement State ..." (https://www.commondreams.org/headline/2011/12/10-4)
    • AutoServ of Newport | October Threats to the Endangered Species ... - November 24, 2011 by admin - McCain (R-AZ) that made its way into the Senate Homeland Security authorization bill (S. 1546). Courtesy of the Fish and Wildlife Service. Science and the Endangered Species Act. On October 13, the House Science ...

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      As noted by admin on November 24, 2011, "McCain (R-AZ) that made its way into the Senate Homeland Security authorization bill (S. 1546). Courtesy of the Fish and Wildlife Service. Science and the Endangered Species Act. On October 13, the House Science ..." (http://www.autoservnewport.com/october-threats-to-the-endangered-species-act/)

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    • Homeland Security cyber protection office's fate is up in the air - October 14, 2011 by Nextgov - The Senate committee's legislation, S. 1546, would create an Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Directorate that would cement into law what is now the National Protection and Programs Directorate, as well as describe it in a way that better ...

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      As noted by Nextgov on October 14, 2011, " The Senate committee's legislation, S. 1546, would create an Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Directorate that would cement into law what is now the National Protection and Programs Directorate, as well as describe it in a way that better ... " (http://www.nextgov.com/nextgov/ng_20111014_4583.php?oref=topnews)
    • House GOP lawmakers introduce DHS authorization bill - October 07, 2011 by FCW.com - Lieberman also said his own legislation (S.1546) is not intended to be a traditional authorization bill, according to an article in Homeland Security Today. "For those of us who are on the Armed Services Committee, this is a different kind of ...

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      As noted by FCW.com on October 07, 2011, " Lieberman also said his own legislation (S.1546) is not intended to be a traditional authorization bill, according to an article in Homeland Security Today. "For those of us who are on the Armed Services Committee, this is a different kind of ... " (http://fcw.com/articles/2011/10/07/house-gop-lawmakers-introduce-dhs-authorization-bill.aspx)
    • Health care - September 22, 2011 by Lexology (registration) - Last week, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (SHGAC) began consideration of S. 1546, legislation offered by SHSGAC Chairman Joe Lieberman (I-CT) and Ranking Member Susan Collins (R-ME) to authorize operations of the ...

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      As noted by Lexology (registration) on September 22, 2011, " Last week, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (SHGAC) began consideration of S. 1546, legislation offered by SHSGAC Chairman Joe Lieberman (I-CT) and Ranking Member Susan Collins (R-ME) to authorize operations of the ... " (http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=a71e7eb7-4e3a-477b-9557-7b4a78e6e3dc)
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