A bill to require the Secretary of Commerce to establish national cybersecurity grand challenges, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Mississippi. Republican.
Last Updated: May 13, 2020
Length: 7 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 20, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
2 Cosponsors (1 Republican, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Senate Committee Passes Gardner Bills to Strengthen Cybersecurity and Bioeconomy”
— Sen. Cory Gardner [R-CO, 2015-2020] (Co-sponsor) on May 20, 2020
“Senate Adopts Rosen Amendments and Provisions in NDAA”
— Sen. Jacky Rosen [D-NV] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 23, 2020
May 13, 2020
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May 20, 2020
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S. 3712 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 3712. 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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