Amendment authorizes the creation of a permanent Joint Interagency Homeland Security Task Force composed of representatives from military and civilian agencies of the United States Government for the purposes of anticipating terrorist threats against the United States and taking appropriate actions to prevent harm to the United States.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 14 printed in House Report 107-615 to grant permissive authority to the DHS Secretary for the creation of a Joint Interagency Homeland Security Taskforce.

House Amendment Code:

(A013)

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