S. 1990: Federal Computer Security Act

A bill to require Inspectors General and the Comptroller General of the United States to submit reports on the use of logical access controls and other security practices to safeguard classified and personally identifiable information on Federal computer systems, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Aug 5, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Aug 5, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on August 5, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2015
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Aug 5, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1990 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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