H.R.1997 - Ukraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-13] (Introduced 04/06/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs | Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/08/2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.R.1997 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/06/2017)
Ukraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2017
This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State should take the following actions, commensurate with U.S. interests, to help Ukraine improve its cybersecurity: (1) provide Ukraine necessary support to increase most advanced security protection on government computers, particularly systems that defend Ukraine's critical infrastructure; (2) provide Ukraine support to reduce reliance on Russian technology; and (3) help Ukraine to build capacity, expand cyber security information sharing, and cooperate in international response efforts.
The State Department shall: (1) report to Congress on the status of U.S.-Ukraine cybersecurity cooperation, and (2) pursue regional cooperation to address shared cyber challenges.