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USHB6237EngrossMatthew Young Pollard Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2018 and 2019
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2018-07-16
Received in the Senate.
USSB2188IntroConsumer Data Protection Act This bill amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act to direct a consumer reporting agency experiencing a data breach to: (1) notify the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), other appropria...
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2018-07-12
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB2289IntroData Breach Prevention and Compensation Act of 2018 This bill creates the Office of Cybersecurity within the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) that, in part, must: supervise, evaluate, and regulate specified agencies' management of data security; examin...
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2018-07-12
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB5515EngrossNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 This bill authorizes FY2019 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2018-07-11
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB3776EngrossCyber Diplomacy Act of 2017
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2018-06-28
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 495.
USHB5576IntroCyber Deterrence and Response Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules, by Unanimous Consent.
USHR975IntroBy the People Resolution
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2018-06-28
To House Administration Committee
USSB2385EngrossAuthenticating Local Emergencies and Real Threats Act of 2018
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2018-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications Committee
USSB536IntroCybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2017 This bill directs the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to issue final rules requiring a registered issuer to: disclose in its mandatory annual report or annual proxy statement whether any member of its gov...
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2018-06-28
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB4559EngrossGlobal Aviation System Security Reform Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to conduct a global aviation security review to address improving aviation security standards, including standards intended...
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2018-06-27
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB6188IntroPrevent Election Hacking Act of 2018
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2018-06-21
To House Administration Committee
USHB4760IntroSecuring America's Future Act of 2018 This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to revise immigrant visa allocation provisions, including family-related visas. A nonimmigrant classification for parents of adult U.S. citizens is created. Th...
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2018-06-21
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4627EngrossShielding Public Spaces from Vehicular Terrorism Act This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to include among the responsibilities of the Under Secretary for Science and Technology of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) research and ...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHR898IntroDirecting the Secretary of Homeland Security to transmit certain documents to the House of Representatives relating to Department of Homeland Security policies and activities relating to homeland security information produced and disseminated regardi...
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2018-06-08
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 152.
USHB6044IntroENCRYPT Act of 2018 Ensuring National Constitutional Rights for Your Private Telecommunications Act of 2018
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2018-06-07
To House Judiciary Committee
USSB754IntroCyber Scholarship Opportunities Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Science Foundation, in coordination with the Office of Personnel Management, to develop and implement a pilot program at community colleges to provide scholarships to student...
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2018-06-05
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 440.
USSB2952EngrossCongressional Accountability Act of 1995 Reform Act This bill amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 (CAA) to revise administrative and judicial dispute resolution procedures for initiating and resolving claims by employees alleging that...
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2018-05-29
Held at the desk.
USSB2155PassEconomic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act TITLE I--IMPROVING CONSUMER ACCESS TO MORTGAGE CREDIT (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to allow a depository institution or credit union with assets below a sp...
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2018-05-24
Became Public Law No: 115-174.
USHB2507Intro21st Century Power Grid Act
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHR334IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding grid modernization. Urges the United States to promote and advance the modernization of its energy delivery infrastructure and bolster the reliability, affordability, diversity, efficienc...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB5141IntroUnited States-Israel Security Assistance Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB3010IntroPromoting Good Cyber Hygiene Act of 2017 This bill requires the National Institute of Standards and Technology to establish for the federal government, the private sector, and any individual or organization a list of best practices to defend against ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB5910IntroDefend Against Russian Disinformation and Aggression Act
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2018-05-22
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USSB2098IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 426.
USSB2844IntroSTB Information Security Improvement Act This bill requires the Surface Transportation Board to develop a timeline and plan to implement the recommendations of the Department of Transportation in Report No. FI2018002 concerning information security.
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2018-05-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USHB3958IntroSecuring Energy Infrastructure Act of 2017
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB2479IntroLeading Infrastructure for Tomorrow's America Act This bill authorizes appropriations for the nation's infrastructure, including appropriations for: secure broadband internet access, with a prioritization on expanding broadband access in unserved are...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Energy Committee
USHB3393IntroNew Collar Jobs Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish an employee cybersecurity education tax credit, not to exceed $5,000 a year per employee, for an employer who incurs costs for an employee who earns a certificate or ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB4120IntroGrid Cybersecurity Research and Development Act This bill requires the Department of Energy (DOE) to develop an initiative to mitigate the consequences on the electric grid from the results of cyberattacks by increasing cybersecurity capabilities of ...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB4989IntroProtecting Diplomats from Surveillance Through Consumer Devices Act This bill directs the Department of State to: (1) establish a policy on the use of location-tracking consumer devices, including GPS-enabled devices, at U.S. diplomatic and consular ...
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2018-05-17
Committee Agreed to Seek Consideration Under Suspension of the Rules,.
USHB5785IntroJobs and Justice Act of 2018
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2018-05-14
To House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Committee
USSB79IntroSecuring Energy Infrastructure Act This bill establishes a two-year pilot program within the Department of Energy's (DOE) national laboratories to identify the security vulnerabilities of certain entities in the energy sector, and research and test t...
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2018-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 410.
USSB1867IntroFITARA Enhancement Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill repeals the expiration date of (thus making permanent) provisions of the Carl Levin and Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 that require: (1) the Office of ...
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2018-05-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 408.
USHB3170EngrossSmall Business Development Center Cyber Training Act of 2017 This bill amends the Small Business Act to require the Small Business Administration to establish a program for certifying employees of small business development centers to provide cyberse...
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2018-05-09
To Senate Small Business And Entrepreneurship Committee
USHB4EngrossFAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 401.
USSB1428IntroSmall Business Cyber Training Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Small Business Act to require the Small Business Administration to establish a program for certifying employees of small business development centers to provide cybersecurity pla...
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2018-04-25
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB770EngrossMAIN STREET Cybersecurity Act of 2017 Making Available Information Now to Strengthen Trust and Resilience and Enhance Enterprise Technology Cybersecurity Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) This bill amends the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to ...
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2018-04-25
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USSB2736IntroAsia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB5592IntroDepartment of State Authorization Act of 2018
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2018-04-24
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB2905EngrossJustice for Victims of IRS Scams and Identity Theft Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ) to establish procedures to expedite the review of, and seek an indictment in, any case involving identity theft or aggravated identity t...
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2018-04-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1512EngrossSocial Security Child Protection Act of 2018
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2018-04-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1281EngrossHack DHS Act Hack the Department of Homeland Security Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish a bug bounty pilot program to minimize vulnerabilities to DHS information systems. "Bug bounty program" is a pr...
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2018-04-18
To House Homeland Security Committee
USHB2825EngrossDHS Authorization Act Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act This bill amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) a Headquarters, which shall, among other things: (1) establish an ove...
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2018-04-16
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 381.
USHB4311IntroForeign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2017
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2018-04-12
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade Prior to Referral.
USHB4921EngrossSTB Information Security Improvement Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Surface Transportation Board (STB) to develop a timeline and plan to implement the recommendations of the Inspector General of the Department of Transportation in Report No. FI2...
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2018-04-11
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB2640IntroSAFE KIDS Act Safeguarding American Families from Exposure by Keeping Information and Data Secure Act
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2018-04-10
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USHB5131EngrossSurface Transportation Security Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-03-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1519IntroNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 This bill authorizes FY2018 appropriations and sets forth policies regarding the military activities of the Department of Defense (DOD), military construction, and the defense activities of the ...
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2018-03-22
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S1886-1892, S1892-1931)
USSB2455IntroUkraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2018
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2018-02-27
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
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