About the bill
H.R. 1997 encourages the Secretary of State to bolster cybersecurity cooperation with Ukraine and requires a report to Congress on U.S. and NATO efforts toward that goal. Specifically, the bill expresses the sense of Congress that the State Department should take the following actions, commensurate with U.S. interests, to help Ukraine improve its cybersecurity: (1) provide Ukraine necessary support to secure government computer networks from malicious cyber intrusions, particularly systems that defend Ukraine’s critical infrastructure; (2) provide Ukraine support to reduce reliance on Russian information and ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2018
Length: 6 pages
H.R. 1997 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 1997 — 115th Congress: Ukraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2017. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1997
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