Bipartisan Cybersecurity Bill Clears Key Hurdle

Dec 1, 2011
Bipartisan Cybersecurity Bill Clears Key Hurdle

For Immediate Release                                                       Contact: Susan Phalen
December 1, 2011                                                                 Susan.Phalen@mail.house.gov
                                                                                               Amanda Rogers Thorpe
                                                                                                Amanda.Thorpe@mail.house.gov

 

Bipartisan Cybersecurity Bill Clears Key Hurdle

House Intelligence Committee Marks Up Cyber Bill

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Stressing an urgency to help protect American businesses and jobs, the House Intelligence Committee today completed its markup of H.R. 3523, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act of 2011.  Two amendments were adopted by voice vote and the bill passed the committee with a decisive vote of 17-1.  The amendments are attached to this news release.

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Rogers-Ruppersberger Amendment to H.R. 3523

Thompson Amendment to H.R. 3523 (corrected version)