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S. 2991: Promoting Cybersecurity for Rural Electric Utilities Act

The text of the bill below is as of Jun 5, 2018 (Introduced).


II

115th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2991

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

June 5, 2018

(for himself and Mr. Gardner) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

A BILL

To amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to provide that cybersecurity and grid security improvements are eligible for electric loans and loan guarantees under that Act.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Promoting Cybersecurity for Rural Electric Utilities Act.

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Cybersecurity and grid security improvements

Title III of the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 (7 U.S.C. 931 et seq.) is amended by adding at the end the following:

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Cybersecurity and grid security improvements

The Secretary may make or guarantee loans under this title and title I for cybersecurity and grid security improvements.

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