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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - Senate

Short Title(s) as Reported to Senate

Cybersecurity Vulnerability Identification and Notification Act of 2019
Cybersecurity Vulnerability Identification and Notification Act of 2020

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Cybersecurity Vulnerability Identification and Notification Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to protect United States critical infrastructure by ensuring that the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency has the legal tools it needs to notify private and public sector entities put at risk by cybersecurity vulnerabilities in the networks and systems that control critical assets of the United States.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
07/29/2020Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 116-242.
12/12/2019Introduced in Senate

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
07/29/2020Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 500.
Action By: Senate
07/29/2020Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Johnson with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 116-242.
03/11/2020Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
12/12/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (3)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Hassan, Margaret Wood [D-NH]* 12/12/2019
Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR] 05/13/2020
Sen. King, Angus S., Jr. [I-ME] 05/13/2020

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs12/12/2019 Referred to
03/11/2020 Markup by
07/29/2020 Reported by S. Rept. 116-242

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Latest Summary (2)

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Reported to Senate (07/29/2020)

Cybersecurity Vulnerability Identification and Notification Act of 2020

This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to issue a subpoena for the production of information to identify and notify an entity that is put at risk by cybersecurity vulnerabilities.

Specifically, the bill requires the DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) to detect, identify, and receive information about security vulnerabilities relating to critical infrastructure in the information systems and devices of public and private entities. To do this, the bill authorizes CISA, upon identification of a system determined to have such a security vulnerability, to issue a subpoena for the production of information that is necessary to identify and notify the at-risk entity.