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Short Titles as Introduced

Helping State and Local Governments Prevent Cyber Attacks (HACK) Act

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • Election Integrity and Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 to provide for online voter registration and other changes and to amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to improve voting, to require the Election Assistance Commission to study and report on best practices for election cybersecurity and election audits, and to make grants to States to implement those best practices recommended by the Commission.

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Date Actions Overview
06/29/2017Introduced in Senate

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06/29/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.
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Senate Rules and Administration06/29/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (06/29/2017)

Helping State and Local Governments Prevent Cyber Attacks (HACK) Act

This bill directs the Election Assistance Commission to (1) report to Congress on best practices for election cybersecurity and audits, (2) provide grants to states for implementing such best practices, and (3) develop an online voter-registration platform.

The bill also requires states to (1) provide for early voting, either in person or by mail; and (2) count a provisional ballot from an individual eligible to vote, regardless of the precinct or polling place within the state at which the individual cast the ballot.