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S. 2844: STB Information Security Improvement Act

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A bill to require the Surface Transportation Board to implement certain recommendations of the Inspector General of the Department of Transportation.

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Sponsor and status

John Thune

Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 16, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

May 15, 2018

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 4921: STB Information Security Improvement Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 16, 2018. (compare text)
Prognosis:

16% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 15, 2018
 
Introduced

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May 22, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 16, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

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S. 2844 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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