Published Date:  

2006-07-17 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would create a policy directorate within DHS that engages in strategic planning, strengthen lines of authority for directorate operating officers, enhance financial accountability, create a homeland security university, and encourage the hiring of Border Patrol agents.

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for improvements in the management and operations of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Mike Rogers [R-AL3] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 5813

Chamber:  

House