To amend the National Institute of Standards and Technology Act to implement a framework, assessment, and audits for improving United States cybersecurity.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 31, 2017
Length: 12 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on March 1, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Abraham introduces NIST Cybersecurity Framework Bill”
— Rep. Ralph Abraham [R-LA5] (Sponsor) on Feb 28, 2017
“Trumps order to strengthen federal cybersecurity seen by House leaders as key to protecting nation”
— Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21, 1987-2018] (Co-sponsor) on May 15, 2017
What stakeholders are saying
Feb 27, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 1, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Oct 31, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
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H.R. 1224 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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