Bills in the 109th Congress
An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 109-438 to authorize $5 million for a study to be conducted by the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) to identify the problems and the successes of terrorist-threat information sharing between the Federal, State, and local levels of government and authorize $10 million to establish centers of best practices. $3 million is authorized for the following five years to cover operational expenses of the centers.
Amendment requires the Secretary of Homeland Security and the Director of National Intelligence to conduct jointly, or contract with an entity to conduct, a study of the operations of Federal, State, and local government entities to identify best practices for the communication of information concerning a terrorist threat.Show All Titles
Amends H.R. 5020
Apr 26, 2006: Passed House