S. 3160 (114th): SOS Act

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.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 12, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 12, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Perdue

Junior Senator from Georgia

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 17 pages

History

Jul 12, 2016
 
Introduced

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S. 3160 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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