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H.R. 5175: Pipeline and LNG Facility Cybersecurity Preparedness Act

To require the Secretary of Energy to carry out a program relating to physical security and cybersecurity for pipelines and liquefied natural gas facilities.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Fred Upton

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2018
Length: 3 pages

Mar 6, 2018


Introduced on Mar 6, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 6, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


6% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Mar 6, 2018

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Mar 14, 2018
Considered by Energy

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Ordered Reported

Passed House (Senate next)

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

H.R. 5175 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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