S. 3160: SOS Act

Introduced:

Jul 12, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 12, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 12, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

David Perdue

Junior Senator from Georgia

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 17 pages

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require all Department of State employees to use Department-managed email accounts and telephonic systems for all work-related electronic communications, to require the Secretary of State to submit an annual report to Congress on any security violations within the Department, to provide training to Department of State employees on the rules and procedures governing the appropriate handling of classified information, to reform the process for identifying and archiving classified information, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 12, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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