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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Inspector General Protection Act

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Inspector General Protection Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To require congressional notification for certain changes in status of inspectors general, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
07/17/2019Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H5950)
03/21/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (10)

Date Chamber All Actions
07/18/2019SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
07/17/2019-3:37pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/17/2019-3:37pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5950)
07/17/2019-3:27pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1847.
07/17/2019-3:27pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5950-5951)
07/17/2019-3:27pmHouseMr. Rouda moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
03/26/2019HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Action By: Committee on Oversight and Reform
03/26/2019HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Oversight and Reform
03/21/2019HouseReferred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
03/21/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10]* 03/21/2019

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Oversight and Reform03/21/2019 Referred to
03/26/2019 Markup by
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs07/18/2019 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House (07/17/2019)

Inspector General Protection Act

This bill requires the President to notify Congress each time the President places an inspector general on nonduty status.

If the President fails, within 210 days, to make a formal nomination for a vacant inspector general position that requires a formal nomination by the President to be filled, the President shall communicate to Congress within 30 days after the end of such period (1) the reasons why the President has not yet made a formal nomination, and (2) a target date for making a formal nomination.