S.2588: Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced July 10, 2014
Latest Major Action July 10, 2014
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Bill Summary

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Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014 - (Sec. 3) Requires the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS), the Secretary of Defense (DOD), and the Attorney General (DOJ) to develop and promulgate procedures for classified and declassified cyber threat indicators in possession of the federal government to be shared in real time with private entities; non-federal government agencies; or state, tribal, or local governments. Provides for the public availability of unclassified indicators.

Directs the DNI to submit such procedures to Congress within 60 days after enactment of this Act.

(Sec. 4) Permits private entities to monitor and operate countermeasures to prevent or mitigate cybersecurity threats or security vulnerabilities on their own information systems and, with written co...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 10, 2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 462.
July 10, 2014 Select Committee on Intelligence. Original measure reported to Senate by Senator Feinstein. Without written report.