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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

FedRAMP Authorization Act
Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program Reform Act of 2018

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To enhance the innovation, security, and availability of Federal Government cloud services by establishing the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program within the Office of Management and Budget Office of Electronic Government and by establishing a risk management, authorization, and continuous monitoring process to enable the Federal Government to leverage cloud computing services using a risk-based approach consistent with the Federal Information Security Reform Act of 2014 and cloud-based operations, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
07/26/2018Introduced in House

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Date All Actions
07/26/2018Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/26/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11]* 07/26/2018

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Oversight and Government Reform07/26/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/26/2018)

Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program Reform Act of 2018 or the FedRAMP Authorization Act

This bill amends the E-Government Act of 2002 to establish the FedRAMP Program Management Office within the General Services Administration. The office shall be responsible for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program.

Additionally, the bill establishes the Joint Authorization Board which shall issue provisional authorizations to cloud service providers to operate within FedRAMP security guidelines.