To improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to enhance multi-directional sharing of information related to cybersecurity risks and strengthen privacy and civil liberties protections, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 22nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 121 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 22, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
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H.R. 1560 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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