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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act of 2014

Short Titles as Reported to House

Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act of 2014

Short Titles as Introduced

Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act of 2013

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To ensure the functionality and security of new Federal websites that collect personally identifiable information, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (3)

Date Actions Overview
07/28/2014Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H6935-6936)
07/28/2014Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. H. Rept. 113-562.
12/03/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (12)

Date Chamber All Actions
07/29/2014SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
07/28/2014-6:11pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/28/2014-6:11pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H6935-6936)
07/28/2014-6:06pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3635.
07/28/2014-6:06pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6935-6936)
07/28/2014-6:05pmHouseMr. Bentivolio moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
07/28/2014HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 421.
07/28/2014HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. H. Rept. 113-562.
03/12/2014HouseOrdered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Action By: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
03/12/2014HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
12/03/2013HouseReferred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
12/03/2013HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (126)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] 01/08/2014
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] 01/08/2014
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5] 01/08/2014
Rep. Bachmann, Michele [R-MN-6] 01/08/2014
Rep. Westmoreland, Lynn A. [R-GA-3] 01/08/2014
Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-SC-3] 01/08/2014
Rep. Lummis, Cynthia M. [R-WY-At Large] 01/08/2014
Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] 01/08/2014
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7] 01/08/2014
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 01/08/2014
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11] 01/08/2014
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 01/08/2014
Rep. Benishek, Dan [R-MI-1] 01/08/2014
Rep. Kingston, Jack [R-GA-1] 01/08/2014
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14] 01/09/2014
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-8] 01/09/2014
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 01/09/2014
Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-48] 01/09/2014
Rep. Mica, John L. [R-FL-7] 01/09/2014
Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-PA-3] 01/09/2014
Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] 01/09/2014
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 01/09/2014
Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1] 01/09/2014
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3] 01/09/2014
Rep. Messer, Luke [R-IN-6] 01/09/2014
Rep. Mulvaney, Mick [R-SC-5] 01/09/2014
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8] 01/09/2014
Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] 01/09/2014
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] 01/09/2014
Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large] 01/10/2014
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] 01/10/2014
Rep. Stockman, Steve [R-TX-36] 01/10/2014
Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27] 01/10/2014
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4] 01/10/2014
Rep. Mullin, Markwayne [R-OK-2] 01/10/2014
Rep. Bridenstine, Jim [R-OK-1] 01/13/2014
Rep. Fincher, Stephen Lee [R-TN-8] 01/13/2014
Rep. Hultgren, Randy [R-IL-14] 01/13/2014
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 01/13/2014
Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck" [R-TN-3] 01/13/2014
Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7] 01/13/2014
Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2] 01/14/2014
Rep. Lankford, James [R-OK-5] 01/14/2014
Rep. Broun, Paul C. [R-GA-10] 01/14/2014
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] 01/14/2014
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 01/14/2014
Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4] 01/14/2014
Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] 01/14/2014
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 01/14/2014
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] 01/14/2014
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] 01/14/2014
Rep. Collins, Doug [R-GA-9] 01/14/2014
Rep. DeSantis, Ron [R-FL-6] 01/14/2014
Rep. Gowdy, Trey [R-SC-4] 01/14/2014
Rep. Amash, Justin [R-MI-3] 01/14/2014
Rep. Gingrey, Phil [R-GA-11] 01/14/2014
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 01/14/2014
Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [R-TX-4] 01/15/2014
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 01/15/2014
Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6] 01/15/2014
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] 01/15/2014
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 01/15/2014
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 01/15/2014
Rep. Cassidy, Bill [R-LA-6] 01/15/2014
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 01/15/2014
Rep. Stewart, Chris [R-UT-2] 01/15/2014
Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] 01/15/2014
Rep. Scalise, Steve [R-LA-1] 01/27/2014
Rep. Latham, Tom [R-IA-3] 01/27/2014
Rep. Hurt, Robert [R-VA-5] 01/27/2014
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-TN-4] 01/27/2014
Rep. Aderholt, Robert B. [R-AL-4] 01/27/2014
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 01/27/2014
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 01/27/2014
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4] 01/27/2014
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5] 01/27/2014
Rep. Griffin, Tim [R-AR-2] 01/27/2014
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 01/27/2014
Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2] 01/27/2014
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 01/27/2014
Rep. Pittenger, Robert [R-NC-9] 01/27/2014
Rep. Sanford, Mark [R-SC-1] 01/27/2014
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-GA-14] 01/28/2014
Rep. Crenshaw, Ander [R-FL-4] 01/28/2014
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] 01/28/2014
Rep. Nunnelee, Alan [R-MS-1] 01/28/2014
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] 01/29/2014
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 01/29/2014
Rep. Hastings, Doc [R-WA-4] 01/29/2014
Rep. Roskam, Peter J. [R-IL-6] 01/29/2014
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] 01/29/2014
Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6] 01/29/2014
Rep. Coble, Howard [R-NC-6] 01/29/2014
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 01/29/2014
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 01/29/2014
Rep. Southerland, Steve II [R-FL-2] 01/29/2014
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7] 01/29/2014
Rep. Cotton, Tom [R-AR-4] 01/29/2014
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 01/29/2014
Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-3] 01/29/2014
Rep. Whitfield, Ed [R-KY-1] 02/03/2014
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] 02/03/2014
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 02/03/2014
Rep. Tiberi, Patrick J. [R-OH-12] 02/03/2014
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] 02/03/2014
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 02/03/2014
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 02/03/2014
Rep. Ross, Dennis A. [R-FL-15] 02/05/2014
Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] 02/05/2014
Rep. Ribble, Reid J. [R-WI-8] 02/05/2014
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 02/05/2014
Rep. Schock, Aaron [R-IL-18] 02/05/2014
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42] 02/05/2014
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1] 02/05/2014
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11] 02/10/2014
Rep. Gibson, Christopher P. [R-NY-19] 02/10/2014
Rep. Guthrie, Brett [R-KY-2] 02/10/2014
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] 02/10/2014
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] 02/10/2014
Rep. Rodgers, Cathy McMorris [R-WA-5] 02/11/2014
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4] 02/11/2014
Rep. Kline, John [R-MN-2] 02/11/2014
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 02/27/2014
Rep. Camp, Dave [R-MI-4] 03/04/2014
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 03/12/2014
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 04/29/2014

Committees (3)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Oversight and Government Reform12/03/2013 Referred to
03/12/2014 Markup by
07/28/2014 Reported by H. Rept. 113-562
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs07/29/2014 Referred to
House Homeland Security08/01/2014 Legislative interest

No related bill information was received for H.R.3635.

Latest Summary (2)

There are 2 summaries for H.R.3635. View summaries

Shown Here:
Passed House amended (07/28/2014)

Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act of 2014 - (Sec. 2) Prohibits a federal agency from deploying or making available to the public a new federal personally identifiable information website (new Federal PII Website) until the chief information officer of the agency submits a certification to Congress that the website is fully functional and secure, as those terms are defined by this Act. Defines "new Federal PII website" as a website that: (1) is operated by (or under contract with) an agency; (2) elicits, collects, stores, or maintains personally identifiable information (i.e., information that can be used to identify an individual, such as a social security number, a date and place of birth, a mother's maiden name, biometric records, or other information linked to an individual); and (3) is first made accessible to the public and collects or stores personally identifiable information on or after October 1, 2012.

Exempts beta websites designed for testing and development if users execute an agreement acknowledging the risks involved.

(Sec. 3) Directs the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to establish and oversee policies and procedures for federal agencies to follow in the event of a breach of information security involving the disclosure of personally identifiable information, including: (1) notice, not later than 72 hours after discovery of a breach or possible breach, to individuals whose personally identifiable information could be compromised as a result of such breach; (2) timely reporting to a federal cyber security center designated by this Act; and (3) any additional actions that the Director finds necessary and appropriate.

Requires: (1) agency heads to ensure that agency actions taken in response to a breach comply with OMB policies and procedures established by this Act; and (2) the OMB Director to report to Congress, not later than March 1 of each year, on agency compliance with such policies and procedures.