Federal - S 464

Protecting Employees' Security Clearances Act of 2019


February 12, 2019


To require the treatment of a lapse in appropriations as a mitigating condition when assessing financial considerations for security clearances, and for other purposes.

Our Position



FMA is in favor of this legislation seeking to maintain the security clearance process in the event of a lapse in funding.

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 12

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  • Feb. 13, 2019 — Placed on the Senate Legislative Calendar under the provisions of Rule XIV. Congressional Record p. S1285, S1324

  • Feb. 12, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 12

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Hassan, (D-N.H.)Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)
    Cortez Masto, (D-Nev.)Hirono, (D-Hawaii)Leahy, (D-Vt.)
    Durbin, (D-Ill.)Jones, (D-Ala.)Shaheen, (D-N.H.)
    Feinstein, (D-Calif.)Kaine, (D-Va.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • Feb. 12, 2019 — Introduced in the Senate and read the first time. Congressional Record p. S1276, S1282-S1283