About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Act establishing the National Bureau of Standards to provide for a computer security research program within such Bureau, and to provide for the training of Federal employees who are involved in the management, operation, and use of automated information processing systems.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 145 (100th).
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- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
H.R. 145 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 8, 1988H.Res. 537 (rule)
Last Action: Aug 15, 1986
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2889 — 99th Congress: Computer Security Act of 1986. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2889
“H.R. 2889 — 99th Congress: Computer Security Act of 1986.” www.GovTrack.us. 1985. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr2889>
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