H.R. 6221 (112th): Identifying Cybersecurity Risks to Critical Infrastructure Act of 2012

To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to research, identify, and evaluate cybersecurity risks to critical infrastructure, and for other purposes.

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Jul 26, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 26, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Yvette Clarke

Representative for New York's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2012
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Jul 26, 2012

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H.R. 6221 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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