Summary

                            To reaffirm the commitment of the Department of Homeland Security to countering all forms of extremism, and for other purposes.

Introduced in House
Reaffirming DHS Commitment to Countering All Forms of Extremism

This bill prohibits the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from changing the
name of its Countering Violent Extremism Task Force.

DHS: (1) may not make grants to counter Islamist extremism in an aggregate
amount of more than $4 million in any fiscal year, and (2) shall ensure that any
such grants made for a fiscal year are closely matched in aggregate dollar
amounts in grants made to counter other forms of extremism for such fiscal year.



                        

Actions

  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence.

    Mar 22nd, 2017
  • Referred to House Judiciary

    Mar 9th, 2017
  • Referred to House Homeland Security

    Mar 9th, 2017
  • Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

    Mar 9th, 2017
  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

    Mar 9th, 2017
  • Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H1957)

    Mar 9th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Mar 9th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Mar 9th, 2017