H.R.5274: PREVENT ACT of 2021

About This Bill

  • Introduced Sept. 17, 2021
  • Latest Major Action July 14, 2022

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Bill Summary

Prevent Exposure to Narcotics and Toxics Act of 2021 or the PREVENT ACT of 2021 This bill requires the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to make containment devices available to its officers, agents, and other personnel and to provide mandatory and recurrent training on the use of containment devices to prevent secondary exposure to fentanyl and other lethal substances.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 9 statements associated with H.R.5274.

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 14, 2022
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
July 13, 2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 429 - 0 (Roll no. 306).
July 13, 2022
Considered as unfinished business.
July 13, 2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 13, 2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 429 - 0 (Roll no. 306). (text: 06/21/2022 CR H5693)
July 13, 2022
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H6287)
June 21, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules.
June 21, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5693-5695; text: CR H5693)
June 21, 2022
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
June 21, 2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5274.
June 21, 2022
Mr. Swalwell moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
June 21, 2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5693-5695)
June 17, 2022
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 286.
June 17, 2022

Committee on Ways and Means discharged.

June 17, 2022
Reported by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 117-375, Part I.
May 19, 2022
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
May 19, 2022
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
May 19, 2022
Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations Discharged.
Sept. 18, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations.
Sept. 17, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
Sept. 17, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Sept. 17, 2021

Introduced in the House by Dave Joyce (R-Ohio)

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