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 ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Feb 14, 2012
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Feb 15, 2012
Reported by Committee
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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)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Nov 14, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2105 — 112th Congress: Cybersecurity Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2105
“S. 2105 — 112th Congress: Cybersecurity Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2105>
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