S. 2105 (112th): Cybersecurity Act of 2012


Feb 14, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2012
Length: 206 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance the security and resiliency of the cyber and communications infrastructure of the United States.

Summary (CRS)

2/14/2012--Introduced.Cybersecurity Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS), in consultation with owners and operators of critical infrastructure, the Critical Infrastructure Partnership Advisory Council, and other federal ... Read more >

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Feb 14, 2012

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Feb 15, 2012
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2105”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 3414 (Related)

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Nov 14, 2012

S. 2151 (Related)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 2012

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