S.1055 - Homeland Procurement Reform Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH] (Introduced 04/04/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/04/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1055 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/04/2019)
Homeland Procurement Reform Act or the HOPR Act
This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to ensure that procurement of certain items, such as body armor and other protective gear, meets specified requirements, including that a fraction of procurement funds be used for items manufactured by U.S. small businesses.
DHS shall (1) ensure that covered items are purchased at a fair and reasonable price, and (2) study the adequacy of uniform allowances provided to employees.