H.R.4163 - Cyber Shield Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] (Introduced 10/27/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/03/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4163 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/27/2017)
Cyber Shield Act of 2017
This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish a Cyber Shield Advisory Committee to recommend (1) the format and content of Cyber Shield labels for covered products (i.e., consumer-facing physical objects that can connect to the Internet and collect, send, or receive data); and (2) the process to identify, establish, report on, adopt, maintain, and promote compliance with industry-leading cybersecurity and data security benchmarks to enhance cybersecurity and protect data.
In addition, Commerce must establish a Cyber Shield voluntary program to identify, certify, and label such covered products.