About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend chapter 47 of title 18 of the United States Code to provide penalties for fraud and related activities in connection with access devices and computers, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
3/13/1984--Introduced.Counterfeit Access Device and Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1984 - Amends the Federal criminal code to make it a Federal offense:(1) to knowingly and unlawfully produce, buy, sell, ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Mar 13, 1984
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Feb 6, 1985
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1001 (99th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5112”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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H.R. 1001 (99th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 1985
Computer Trespass Act of 1984
Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Oct 11, 1984
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5112 — 98th Congress: Counterfeit Access Device and Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5112
“H.R. 5112 — 98th Congress: Counterfeit Access Device and Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. December 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5112>
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