HR1282: DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2017

By | November 29, 2017
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This bill amends the Homeland Security of 2002 to require the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish an Acquisition Review Board to strengthen accountability and uniformity within the DHS acquisition review process, review major acquisition programs, and review the use of best practices.

Official Summary

Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law


Amended in committee.


Original sponsor: Rep. Garrett, Thomas A., Jr. [R-VA-5]

Cosponsors: Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10]


Passed House by voice vote.

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