S. 3342 (112th): SECURE IT


Jun 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McCain

Senior Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2012
Length: 116 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve information security, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/27/2012--Introduced.Strengthening and Enhancing Cybersecurity by Using Research, Education, Information, and Technology Act of 2012 or SECURE IT - Authorizes private entities to employ countermeasures and use cybersecurity systems to obtain, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 27, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 28, 2012
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3342”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8R) (show)

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

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