Summary: H.R.6359 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6359. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/12/2018)

This bill requires each federal agency and department to report annually to Congress on the following:

  • the number of individuals who were denied a security clearance due to an affiliation with a hate group, and
  • the number of individuals who received a security clearance despite an affiliation with a hate group.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation must establish and maintain a list of hate groups (i.e., organizations that have beliefs or practices that attack or malign a group of people based on immutable characteristics, including race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and gender identity).