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Apr 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from West Virginia
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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 114 pages
A bill to ensure the continued free flow of commerce within the United States and with its global trading partners through secure cyber communications, to provide for the continued development and exploitation of the Internet and intranet communications for such purposes, to provide for the development of a cadre of information technology specialists to improve and maintain effective cybersecurity defenses against disruption, and for other purposes.
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