Requires the Office of Personnel Management to report on the backlog of security clearance investigations.
Securely Expediting Clearances Through Reporting Transparency Act of 2017 or the SECRET Act of 2017
This bill requires the Office of Personnel Management’s National Background Investigations Bureau to report on the backlog of security clearance investigations.
Amended in committee.
Original sponsor: Rep. Knight, Stephen [R-CA-25]
Cosponsors: Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11]
Passed House by voice vote.
Passed Senate by unanimous consent.
House agreed to Senate amendment without objection.