To amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, to revise requirements relating to Federal information security, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 49th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 7, 2012
Length: 27 pages
Mar 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 26, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.
Mar 26, 2012
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Apr 18, 2012
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Apr 26, 2012
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Apr 16, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1163 (113th).
H.R. 4257 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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