To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a defense to prosecution for fraud and related activity in connection with computers for persons defending against unauthorized intrusions into their computers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 14th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 12, 2017
Length: 13 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on October 12, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Graves Applauds House Passage of Cyber Policy Bill”
— Rep. Tom Graves [R-GA14] (Sponsor) on Jan 17, 2018
“Rep. Tom Graves Announces Additional ACDC Co-Sponsors”
— Rep. Tom Graves [R-GA14] (Sponsor) on Nov 3, 2017
“Rep. Tom Graves Formally Introduces Active Cyber Defense Bill”
— Rep. Tom Graves [R-GA14] (Sponsor) on Oct 13, 2017
Oct 12, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 13, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3270.
H.R. 4036 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2020). H.R. 4036 — 115th Congress: Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr4036
“H.R. 4036 — 115th Congress: Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. February 24, 2020 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr4036>
Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act, H.R. 4036, 115th Cong. (2017).
|title=H.R. 4036 (115th)
|accessdate=February 24, 2020
|author=115th Congress (2017)
|date=October 12, 2017
|quote=Active Cyber Defense Certainty Act
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.