H.R.5186: CISA Leadership Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced Sept. 7, 2021
  • Latest Major Action Sept. 8, 2021

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Bill Summary

CISA Leadership Act This bill establishes a term limit and specifies the appointment process for the Director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) of the Department of Homeland Security. Specifically, the bill establishes a five-year term for the director of CISA. The director shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 8, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Communications and Technology.
Sept. 8, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation.
Sept. 7, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Homeland Security, and in addition to the Committees on Energy and Commerce, and Oversight and Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Sept. 7, 2021

Introduced in the House by Andrew Garbarino (R-N.Y.)

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