H.R.4507 - Cyber Security Domestic Preparedness Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rodriguez, Ciro D. [D-TX-23] (Introduced 01/26/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Homeland Security|
|Latest Action:||01/28/2010 Referred to the Subcommittee on Emergency Communications, Preparedness, and Response.|
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Summary: H.R.4507 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/26/2010)
Cyber Security Domestic Preparedness Act - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish the Cyber Security Domestic Preparedness Consortium to: (1) provide training to state and local first responders and officials specifically for preparing and responding to cyber security attacks; (2) develop and update a curriculum and training model; (3) provide technical assistance services to build and sustain capabilities in support of cyber security preparedness and response; and (4) conduct cyber security training and simulation exercises to defend against and respond to cyber attacks.
Authorizes the Secretary to establish a Cyber Security Training Center to provide training courses and other resources for state and local first responders and officials to improve preparedness and response capabilities.