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H.R. 328: To require the Secretary of State to design and establish a Vulnerability Disclosure Process (VDP) to improve Department of State cybersecurity and a bug bounty program to identify and report vulnerabilities of internet-facing information technology of the Department of State, and for other purposes.

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Introduced:

Jan 8, 2019

Status:

Introduced on Jan 8, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 8, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Jan 18, 2019 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Sponsor:

Ted Lieu

Representative for California's 33rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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History

Jan 8, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jan 18, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

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Passed Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 328 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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