H.R. 4257 (112th): Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2012

Introduced:

Mar 26, 2012
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 26, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Darrell Issa

Representative for California's 49th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 7, 2012
Length: 27 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 26, 2012
 
Introduced

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Apr 18, 2012
 
Reported by Committee

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Apr 26, 2012
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1163 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 16, 2013

H.R. 1136 (Related)
Executive Cyberspace Coordination Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 16, 2011

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