H.R.5413 - To amend title 10, United States Code, to require that Federal, State, and local agencies to which surplus military equipment and personal property is sold or donated demonstrate that agency personnel are certified, trained, or licensed, as appropriate, in the proper operation of the equipment prior to the sale or donation.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jolly, David [R-FL-13] (Introduced 09/08/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/08/2014 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5413 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/08/2014)
Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to require state or local law enforcement, firefighting, homeland security, or emergency management agencies that purchase surplus military equipment to demonstrate, as a condition of the sale, that agency personnel have been certified, trained, or licensed in the proper operation of such equipment.
Prohibits the Secretary from transferring or donating excess DOD personal property to law enforcement or firefighting agencies unless the recipient agency demonstrates that personnel have received such certification, training, or licensing.