S.411 - Counterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH] (Introduced 02/07/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 116-59|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/22/2019 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 158. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.411 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/07/2019)
Counterterrorism Advisory Board Act of 2019
This bill authorizes in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) a Counterintelligence Advisory Board, which shall be composed of senior representatives of DHS operational components and headquarters elements, and shall coordinate DHS intelligence activities and policy and information related to its mission and functions that counter terrorist threats.
The board's charter shall direct it to focus on the current threat environment and the importance of aligning departmental counterterrorism activities under the Secretary's guidance.
The DHS Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis shall serve as the chair of the board.