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S. 893: Secure 5G and Beyond Act of 2019

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A bill to require the President to develop a strategy to ensure the security of next generation mobile telecommunications systems and infrastructure in the United States and to assist allies and strategic partners in maximizing the security of next generation mobile telecommunications systems, infrastructure, and software, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Cornyn

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Texas. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2019
Length: 8 pages
Introduced
Mar 27, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Jul 24, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 24, 2019.

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
See Instead

H.R. 2881 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Oct 30, 2019

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Senate Commerce Advances Sullivan Priorities on Fish, Aviation, and 5G Technology
    — Sen. Dan Sullivan [R-AK] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 24, 2019

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    — Rep. Xavier Becerra [D-CA34, 2013-2017] on Dec 15, 2015

Boustany Urges Caution and Safety as Tropical Storm Karen Approaches
    — Rep. Charles Boustany [R-LA3, 2013-2016] on Oct 3, 2013

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 893 will add $1 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Mar 27, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Jul 24, 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.

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

 
Signed by the President

S. 893 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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