S. 773 (111th): Cybersecurity Act of 2010

Introduced:

Apr 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 114 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 773” means this is a Senate 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.

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History

Introduced
Apr 1, 2009
Reported by Committee
Mar 24, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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