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H.R. 2105: NIST Small Business Cybersecurity Act

H.R. 2105 directs NIST, in consultation with other federal agencies, to disseminate clear and concise guidance to help small business identify, assess, manage, and reduce their cybersecurity risks. This guidance is to be based on the NIST Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity (NIST Cybersecurity Framework), and its implementation is voluntary by small businesses. NIST guidance and resources provided must: ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Apr 20, 2017


Passed House (Senate next) on Oct 11, 2017

This bill passed in the House on October 11, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Daniel Webster

Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 16, 2017
Length: 6 pages


37% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Apr 20, 2017

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May 2, 2017
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Oct 6, 2017
On House Schedule

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Oct 11, 2017
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 2105 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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