H.R. 2096 (112th): Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jun 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 27, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Michael McCaul

Representative for Texas's 10th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 7, 2012
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To advance cybersecurity research, development, and technical standards, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 756 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 16, 2013

S. 1152 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 7, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2096” means this is a House of Representatives 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
Jun 2, 2011
Reported by Committee
Jul 21, 2011
Passed House
Apr 27, 2012
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Details

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

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Apr 27, 2012 12:04 p.m.
Passed 395/10

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