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H.R. 5240 (115th): Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act

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To provide for certain programs and developments in the Department of Energy concerning the cybersecurity and vulnerabilities of, and physical threats to, the electric grid, and for other purposes.

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Jerry McNerney

Sponsor. Representative for California's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2018
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Mar 9, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 9, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Mar 9, 2018
 
Introduced

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Mar 14, 2018
 
Considered by Energy

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Apr 18, 2018
 
Considered by Energy

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May 9, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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

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H.R. 5240 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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.

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