H.R.1292 - Homeland Security Strategy Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Skelton, Ike [D-MO-4] (Introduced 03/29/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Intelligence (Permanent); Judiciary; Transportation and Infrastructure|
|Latest Action:||08/10/2001 Unfavorable Executive Comment Received from DOD.|
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Summary: H.R.1292 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Homeland Security Strategy Act of 2001 - Directs the President to: (1) develop a comprehensive strategy for homeland security (protection from terrorist or strategic attacks) under which Federal, State, and local government organizations coordinate and cooperate to meet security objectives; (2) conduct a comprehensive threat and risk assessment to identify specific homeland security threats; (3) implement the resulting strategy as soon as practicable; (4) designate a single Government official responsible for homeland security; and (5) ensure that the strategy is carried out through the heads of appropriate executive departments and agencies.
Introduced in House (03/29/2001)
Requires the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to restructure appropriations accounts as necessary to carry out organizational and operational changes to meet such strategy.