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H.R. 5240: Enhancing Grid Security through Public-Private Partnerships Act

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

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

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:

20% 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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Pending
 
Passed House (Senate next)

Pending
 
Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 5240 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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