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H.R. 4461 (116th): Network Security Information Sharing Act of 2019

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To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish a program to share information regarding supply chain security risks with trusted providers of advanced communications service and trusted suppliers of communications equipment or services, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Adam Kinzinger

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 24, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Introduced
Sep 24, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

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This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 4998: Secure and Trusted Communications Networks Act of 2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 12, 2020. (compare text)
Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

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What legislators are saying

ICYMI: Kinzinger Bill to Secure Information Sharing Between Government & Manufacturers is Now Law
    — Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL16] (Sponsor) on Apr 6, 2020

Congressmen Doyle & Kinzinger Introduce Bill on Network Security
    — Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA18] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 25, 2019

Congressmen Doyle & Kinzinger Introduce Bill on Network Security
    — Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA18] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 25, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4461 will add $17 million in new spending through 2029.

History

Sep 24, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 27, 2019
 
Considered by Communications and Technology

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Nov 14, 2019
 
Considered by Communications and Technology

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

Nov 19, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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

Nov 20, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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H.R. 4461 (116th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4461. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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