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H.R. 3710: Cybersecurity Vulnerability Remediation Act

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To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for the remediation of cybersecurity vulnerabilities, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Sheila Jackson Lee

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 15, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
Jul 11, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 26, 2019

This bill passed in the House on September 26, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
21% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

My Votes – Week of September 23
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Sep 27, 2019

the daily leader: thursday, september 26, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 25, 2019

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - September 27, 2019
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Sep 30, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3710 will add $44 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Jul 11, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 17, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Aug 30, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Sep 26, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3710 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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