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H.R. 4295: Supply Chain Vulnerability Assessment Act of 2021


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 1, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 4295

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 1, 2021

(for herself and Mr. Golden) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

A BILL

To require the Director of National Intelligence and the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency to conduct a study to identify supply chains critical to national security, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Supply Chain Vulnerability Assessment Act of 2021.

2.

Study on supply chains critical to national security

Not later than 180 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Director of National Intelligence and the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency shall jointly—

(1)

complete a study—

(A)

to identify—

(i)

supply chains that are critical to the national security, economic security, or public health or safety of the United States; and

(ii)

important vulnerabilities in such supply chains; and

(B)

to develop recommendations for legislative or administrative action to secure the supply chains identified under subparagraph (A)(i); and

(2)

submit to the congressional intelligence committees (as that term is defined in section 3 of the National Security Act of 1947 (50 U.S.C. 3003)) the findings of the directors with respect to the study conducted under paragraph (1).