H.R. 1560: Protecting Cyber Networks Act

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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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 24, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Apr 22, 2015

This bill passed in the House on April 22, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Devin Nunes

Representative for California's 22nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 121 pages

Prognosis:

23% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Mar 24, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 26, 2015
 
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.

Apr 22, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1560 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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