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S. 3208: Federal Information Systems Safeguards Act of 2018

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A bill to provide agencies with discretion in securing information technology and information systems.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ron Johnson

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Wisconsin. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jul 12, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Jul 12, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 12, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

This bill is scheduled for the following committee meetings:
Sep 26, 2018 10 a.m. — Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Prognosis:

7% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 5300 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jul 17, 2018

History

Jul 12, 2018
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 26, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3208 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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