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S. 1868 (114th): Quarterly Financial Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2015


The text of the bill below is as of Oct 22, 2015 (Reported by Senate Committee). The bill was not enacted into law.


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Calendar No. 277

114th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1868

[Report No. 114–157]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 27, 2015

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

October 22, 2015

Reported by , with an amendment

Insert the part printed in italic

A BILL

To extend by 15 years the authority of the Secretary of Commerce to conduct the quarterly financial report program.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Quarterly Financial Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2015.

2.

Fifteen-year extension of authority for Secretary of Commerce to conduct the quarterly financial report programs

Section 4(b) of the Act entitled An Act to amend title 13, United States Code, to transfer responsibility for the quarterly financial report from the Federal Trade Commission to the Secretary of Commerce, and for other purposes, approved January 12, 1983 (13 U.S.C. 91 note), is amended by striking 2015 and inserting 2030.

3.

Report on data security procedures of the Bureau of the Census

(a)

Review

The Secretary of Commerce shall conduct a review of the data security procedures of the Bureau of the Census, including such procedures that have been implemented since that data breach of systems of the Office of Personnel Management that occurred during fiscal year 2015.

(b)

Report

(1)

Requirement

Not later than 90 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall submit to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs of the Senate and the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform of the House of Representatives a report on the review required by subsection (a).

(2)

Contents

The report required by paragraph (1) shall—

(A)

identify all information systems of the Bureau of the Census that contain sensitive information;

(B)

described any actions carried out by the Secretary of Commerce or the Director of the Bureau of the Census to secure sensitive information that have been implemented since that data breach of systems of the Office of Personnel Management that occurred during fiscal year 2015;

(C)

identify any known data breaches of information systems of the Bureau of the Census that contain sensitive information; and

(D)

identify whether the Bureau of the Census stores any information that, if combined with other such information, would comprise classified information.

October 22, 2015

Reported with an amendment