Amendment sought to codify and strengthen the White House Office of Homeland Security which was established in Executive Order 13228.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 3 and printed in the House Report 107-615 to codify and strengthen the White House Office of Homeland Security which was established by executive order in October, 2001. Defines the functions of the office. The head of the office is appointed by the President with advice and consent of the Senate. Specifically subjects the office and its Director to oversight by Congress.

House Amendment Code:

(A016)

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