H.R. 3107 (113th): Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground Act


Sep 17, 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 July 28, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Yvette Clarke

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2014
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish cybersecurity occupation classifications, assess the cybersecurity workforce, develop a strategy to address identified gaps in the cybersecurity workforce, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/28/2014--Passed House amended.Section1 - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to add provisions entitled the Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground Act, which require the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to:(1) ... Read more >

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Sep 17, 2013

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Oct 29, 2013
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Jul 28, 2014
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. 3107”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jul 28, 2014 7:10 p.m.
Passed 395/8

Related Bills

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H.R. 3696 (Related)
National Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2014

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 28, 2014

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