S.4452 - WeChat No More Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kennedy, John [R-LA] (Introduced 08/05/2020)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/05/2020 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.4452 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (08/05/2020)
WeChat No More Act
This bill prohibits federal employees from using the messaging application WeChat 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 WeChat, 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).