A bill to protect the national information infrastructure, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Arizona. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 19, 1996
Length: 16 pages
Jun 29, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 18, 1996 but was never passed by the House.
Jun 29, 1995
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Aug 1, 1996
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 18, 1996
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 982 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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National Information Infrastructure Protection Act of 1996, S. 982, 104th Cong. (1995).
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