H.R. 1163 (113th): Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2013


Mar 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 16, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.


Darrell Issa

Representative for California's 49th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2013
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.

Summary (CRS)

4/16/2013--Reported to House amended.Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2013 - Section2 - Amends the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA) to reestablish the oversight authority of the ... Read more >

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Mar 14, 2013

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Mar 20, 2013
Reported by Committee

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Apr 16, 2013
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1163”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (3D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Apr 16, 2013 2:05 p.m.
Passed 416/0

Related Bills

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H.R. 4257 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 26, 2012

S. 2521 (Related)
Federal Information Security Modernization Act of 2014

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 18, 2014

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