S. 1846: Critical Infrastructure Protection Act of 2016

A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to secure critical infrastructure against electromagnetic threats, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jul 23, 2015


Reported by Committee on Jul 29, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 29, 2015.


Ron Johnson

Senior Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: May 9, 2016
Length: 18 pages


2% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Jul 23, 2015

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Jul 29, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1846 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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