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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

No TikTok on Government Devices Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To prohibit certain individuals from downloading or using TikTok on any device issued by the United States or a government corporation.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/15/2020Introduced in House

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05/15/2020Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/15/2020Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/15/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (33)


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Oversight and Reform05/15/2020 Referred to
Committee on House Administration05/15/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/15/2020)

No TikTok on Government Devices Act

This bill prohibits federal employees from using the social media video application TikTok on government-issued devices.

Specifically, the bill prohibits employees and officers of the United States, Members of Congress, congressional employees, and officers and employees of government corporations from downloading or using TikTok, or any successor application from the developer, on any device issued by the federal government or a government corporation, with the exception of specified activities (e.g., cybersecurity research).