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Securing the Electric Grid to Protect Military Readiness Act of 2017

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A bill to require a report on significant security risks of the national electric grid and the potential effect of any such security risks on the readiness of the Armed Forces.

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09/12/2017Introduced in Senate

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09/12/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.
Action By: Senate

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Tillis, Thom [R-NC]* 09/12/2017

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Senate Armed Services09/12/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/12/2017)

Securing the Electric Grid to Protect Military Readiness Act of 2017

This bill requires the Department of Defense to submit to Congress a report: (1) identifying significant cybersecurity risks to critical defense infrastructure, (2) assessing the potential effects of such risks on the readiness of the Armed Forces, (3) evaluating the strategic benefits and challenges of isolating military infrastructure from the electric grid, and (4) recommending a path forward to address these security risks.