US SB1321 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Passed on October 20 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-10-20 - Became Public Law No: 116-179. (TXT | PDF)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]

Summary

Defending the Integrity of Voting Systems Act This bill broadens the definition of protected computer, for purposes of computer fraud and abuse offenses, to include a computer that is part of a voting system.

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Title

Defending the Integrity of Voting Systems Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-10-20SenateBecame Public Law No: 116-179. (TXT | PDF)
2020-10-20SenateSigned by President.
2020-10-09SenatePresented to President.
2020-09-21HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2020-09-21HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4581)
2020-09-21HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 1321.
2020-09-21HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4581-4582)
2020-09-21HouseMs. Jackson Lee moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2019-07-30HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
2019-07-19HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2019-07-19HouseReceived in the House.
2019-07-18SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
2019-07-17SenatePassed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4915; text: CR S4915)
2019-05-22SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 95.
2019-05-22SenateCommittee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Graham without amendment. Without written report.
2019-05-16SenateCommittee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
2019-05-06SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Same As/Similar To

SB482 (Related) 2019-12-18 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 389.
HB3238 (Similar To) 2019-06-28 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

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