Summary: H.R.6034 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/14/2016)

Classified Information Protection Act of 2016

This bill amends the federal criminal code to specify that the government need not prove intent to harm the United States when prosecuting a: (1) person entrusted with national defense information who permits the loss or removal of such information through gross negligence; or (2) government employee, contractor, or consultant who commits unauthorized removal and retention of classified material.