“The House passed by voice vote on Tuesday a bill aiming to strengthen accountability and uniformity within the Department of Homeland Security’s acquisition review process by codifying the Acquisition Review Board (ARB).
The DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2021 (H.R. 5652) was introduced by Congressman Jeff Van Drew (R-NJ) …”
“This bill requires DHS to establish an Acquisition Review Board to support the Management Directorate in managing DHS acquisitions.
The bill lists the board’s responsibilities, which include determining whether a proposed acquisition has met the requirements of key phases of the acquisition life cycle framework and is able to proceed to the next phase…” Read the full article here.
Source: House Passes DHS Acquisition Review Board Act of 2021 to Codify ARB – By Homeland Security Today, November 22, 2021. Homeland Security Today.