Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
- Date Summary
- Feb 10 10:00 AM (2 days) Business meeting to consider H.R.3572, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to reform, streamline, and make improvements to the Department of Homeland Security and support the Department's efforts to implement better policy, planning, management, and performance, S.1526, to amend title 10 and title 41, United States Code, to improve the manner in which Federal contracts for construction and design services are awarded, to prohibit the use of reverse auctions for design and construction services procurements, to amend title 31 and 41, United States Code, to improve the payment protections available to construction contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers for work performed, S.236, to amend the Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010 to create an expedited procedure to enact recommendations of the Government Accountability Office for consolidation and elimination to reduce duplication, S.1411, to amend the Act of August 25, 1958, commonly known as the "Former Presidents Act of 1958", with respect to the monetary allowance payable to a former President, S.795, to enhance whistleblower protection for contractor and grantee employees, S.2450, to amend title 5, United States Code, to address administrative leave for Federal employees, S.2418, to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish university labs for student-developed technology-based solutions for countering online recruitment of violent extremists, S.2340, to require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to issue a directive on the management of software licenses, H.R.3361, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish the Insider Threat Program, S.Res.104, to express the sense of the Senate regarding the success of Operation Streamline and the importance of prosecuting first time illegal border crossers, H.R.1656 and an original bill entitled, "Secret Service Improvements Act of 2015", to provide for additional resources for the Secret Service, and to improve protections for restricted areas, an original bill entitled, "DHS Acquisition and Accountability Reform Act", an original bill entitled, "Combat Terrorist Use of Social Media Act of 2016", an original bill entitled, "Federal Property Management Reform Act of 2016", an original bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to build partnerships to prevent violence by extremists, an original resolution directing the Senate Legal Counsel to bring civil action to enforce a subpoena of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, and the nomination of Beth F. Cobert, of California, to be Director of the Office of Personnel Management for a term of four years.
S.2509Read twice and referred Feb 04, 2016 18 Views
A bill to improve the Government-wide management of Federal property.
S.2480Read twice and referred Feb 02, 2016 43 Views
A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to protect unpaid interns in the Federal Government from workplace harassment and discrimination,...
H.R.3654 - Combat Terrorist Use of Social Media Act of 2015Star Print ordered on the bill Feb 01, 2016 6 Views
To require a report on United States strategy to combat terrorist use of social media, and for other purposes.
S.1115 - GONE ActBecame Public Law No: 114-117 Jan 28, 2016 52 Views
A bill to close out expired, empty grant accounts.
S.1629 - District of Columbia Courts, Public Defender Service, and Court Services and Offender Supervision Ag...Became Public Law No: 114-118 Jan 28, 2016 52 Views
A bill to revise certain authorities of the District of Columbia courts, the Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the District o...