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H.R. 5239: Cyber Sense Act of 2018

To require the Secretary of Energy to establish a voluntary Cyber Sense program to identify and promote cyber-secure products intended for use in the bulk-power system, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Robert Latta

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Introduced:

Mar 9, 2018

Status:

Ordered Reported on May 9, 2018

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 9, 2018.

Prognosis:

23% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 9, 2018
 
Introduced

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Mar 14, 2018
 
Considered by Energy

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

Apr 18, 2018
 
Considered by Energy

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

May 9, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 28, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 5239 is 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.

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