Introduced in House Passed House Introduced in Senate Passed Senate To President Became Law
02/05/2020 09/29/2020        

Grid Security Research and Development Act

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01/01/2111 Open
01/01/2111 Introduced in House Open
09/29/2020 Referred in Senate Open
09/04/2020 Engrossed in House Open
02/05/2020 Reported in House Open
02/05/2020 Introduced in House Open


Picture Name From Date Type
Ami Bera D-CA 02/05/2020 Sponsor
Randy Weber R-TX 02/05/2020 Cosponsor
Date Branch Action
09/30/2020 Senate Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
09/29/2020 House of Representatives Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/29/2020 House of Representatives On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5025-5028)
09/29/2020 House of Representatives DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5760.
09/29/2020 House of Representatives Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5025-5030)
09/29/2020 House of Representatives Mr. Bera moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
09/04/2020 House of Representatives Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 391.
09/04/2020 House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security discharged.
09/04/2020 House of Representatives Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. H. Rept. 116-489, Part I.
02/19/2020 President Referred to the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Innovation.Action By: Committee on Homeland Security
02/12/2020 President Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.Action By: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
02/12/2020 President Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.Action By: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
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(3)Eligible entitiesThe entities eligible to receive technical assistance for commercial application of technologies under this section include— (A)representatives of all sectors of the electric power industry, including electric utilities, trade organizations, and transmission and distribution system organizations, owners, and operators; (B)State and local governments and regulatory authorities, including public utility commissions; (C)tribal and Alaska Native governmental entities; (D)par

Authorization of appropriationsThere are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary to carry out this title— (1)$150,000,000 for fiscal year 2021; (2)$157,500,000 for fiscal year 2022; (3)$165,375,000 for fiscal year 2023; (4)$173,645,000 for fiscal year 2024; and (5)$182,325,000 for fiscal year 2025

FindingsCongress finds the following: (1)The Nation, and every critical infrastructure sector, depends on reliable electricity

Department of Energy
(d)Department of homeland security science and technology directorateThe Science and Technology Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security shall coordinate with the Department of Energy, the private sector, and other relevant stakeholders, to research existing cybersecurity technologies and tools used in the defense industry in order to— (1)identify technologies and tools that may meet civilian energy sector cybersecurity needs; (2)develop a research strategy that incorporates human f

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