H.R.4581 - Screening and Vetting Passenger Exchange Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-8] (Introduced 12/07/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security | Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 115-493; S. Rept. 115-334|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/04/2018 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 566. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.4581 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (09/04/2018)
Screening and Vetting Passenger Exchange Act of 2017
(Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to develop best practices for utilizing advanced passenger information and passenger name record data for counterterrorism screening and vetting operations.
DHS shall: (1) make unclassified versions of such best practices available to appropriate countries, including visa waiver program countries; and (2) provide assistance to such countries in implementing such practices.