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Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2019

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A bill to amend the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 to promote transparency in the oversight of cybersecurity risks at publicly traded companies.

Actions Overview (1)

02/28/2019Introduced in Senate

All Actions (3)

06/11/2019Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
02/28/2019Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.
02/28/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1595-1596)
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME]* 02/28/2019
Sen. Warner, Mark R. [D-VA]* 02/28/2019
Sen. Kennedy, John [R-LA]* 02/28/2019
Sen. Jones, Doug [D-AL]* 02/28/2019
Sen. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND] 03/13/2019
Sen. Cortez Masto, Catherine [D-NV] 03/13/2019

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs02/28/2019 Referred to
06/11/2019 Hearings by

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Introduced in Senate (02/28/2019)

Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2019

This bill directs the Securities and Exchange Commission to issue final rules requiring a registered issuer to

  • disclose in its mandatory annual report or annual proxy statement whether any member of its governing body has expertise or experience in cybersecurity; and
  • if no member has such expertise or experience, describe what other company cybersecurity aspects were taken into account by the persons responsible for identifying and evaluating nominees for the governing body.