Find your legislators by address, ZIP code or name
S.658: Cyber Warrior Act of 2013
About this Bill
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Kirsten E. Gillibrand, D-N.Y.|
|Total Cosponsors||9 (7 Democrats, 2 Republicans)|
|Introduced||March 22, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||March 22, 2013|
|See it on||GovTrack|
|See it on||C-SPAN|
- Bill introduced in the Senate
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill signed into law
Cyber Warrior Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to establish in each state and the District of Columbia a separate team of National Guard members to be known as the Cyber and Computer Network Incident Response Team to perform analysis and protection in support of programs to prepare for and respond to emergencies involving an attack or natural disaster impacting a computer, electronic, or cyber network.
Authorizes National Guard members to assist the combatant commands in developing and expanding their capacity to prepare for and respond to such events.
Prohibits members from performing such duties unless the Secretary certifies to Congress that the members possess the requisite skills, training, and equipment to be proficient in all mission requirements.
Requires the homeland defense activities for which the Secretary is authorized to provide funds to a governor for National Guard units to include: (1) the National Guard's provision of cy...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|March 22, 2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.|