H.R.119 - Cyber Defense National Guard Act117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] (Introduced 01/04/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Intelligence (Permanent Select)|
|Latest Action:||House - 01/04/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select). (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.119 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/04/2021)
Cyber Defense National Guard Act
This bill requires the Office of the Director of National Intelligence to report to Congress regarding the feasibility of establishing a Cyber Defense National Guard.
The report shall address topics including (1) the cost of creating a Cyber Defense National Guard, (2) the number of persons needed to defend critical U.S. infrastructure from a cyberattack, (3) the sources of potential members of the Cyber Defense National Guard, and (4) which federal government elements would be best equipped to train and manage the Cyber Defense National Guard.