H.R. 5112 (98th): Counterfeit Access Device and Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1984

Introduced:

Mar 13, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 1984, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Hughes

Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 13, 1984
 
Introduced

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2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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Votes

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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

H.R. 5616 (Related)
Computer Trespass Act of 1984

Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Oct 11, 1984

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