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

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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Apr 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

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


John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 114 pages


Apr 1, 2009

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Mar 24, 2010
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S. 773 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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