H.R. 612: United States-Israel Cybersecurity Cooperation Enhancement Act of 2017

H.R. 612 authorizes the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security to carry out a grant program to support cybersecurity research and development and the demonstration and commercialization of cybersecurity technologies with Israel. In addition, the bill requires cost sharing (with at least 50% of program costs provided by a non-Federal source), which can be waived by the Secretary on ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 23, 2017

Status:

Passed House on Jan 31, 2017

This bill passed in the House on January 31, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Langevin

Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 1, 2017
Length: 8 pages

Prognosis:

18% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Jan 23, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 31, 2017
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 612 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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