Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: Business Meeting to consider S. 1514, S. 2305, S. 2439, S. 2520 (to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for engagements with State, local, Tribal, and territorial governments), S. 2525, S. 2540, S. 2541, S. 2551, and S. 2559.
August 4, 2021 @ 9:30 am CDT
Business meeting to consider
- S.2559, to establish the National Deepfake and Digital Provenance Task Force,
- S.2551, to require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to establish or otherwise provide an artificial intelligence training program for the acquisition workforce,
- S.2520, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for engagements with State, local, Tribal, and territorial governments,
- S.2541, to authorize the reclassification of the tactical enforcement officers (commonly known as the “Shadow Wolves”) in the Homeland Security Investigations tactical patrol unit operating on the lands of the Tohono O’odham Nation as special agents,
- S.1514, to expedite detainee transport to border patrol processing facilities,
- S.2305, to enhance cybersecurity education,
- S.2439, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for the responsibility of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency to maintain capabilities to identify threats to industrial control systems,
- S.2540, to make technical corrections to title XXII of the Homeland Security Act of 2002,
- S.2525, to amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to require research and development to identify and evaluate the extent to which critical domain risks within the United States supply chain pose a substantial threat to homeland security, and the nominations of Robert Luis Santos, of Texas, to be Director of the Census, Department of Commerce, and Ed Gonzalez, of Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security.
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee
Wednesday August 4, 2021 (10:30 AM EDT)
342 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.
- S.1514, Border Transportation Efficiency Act
- S.2305, Cybersecurity Opportunity Act
- S.2439, DHS Industrial Control Systems Capabilities Enhancement Act of 2021
- S.2520, State and Local Government Cybersecurity Act of 2021
- S.2525, Domains Critical to Homeland Security Act
- S.2540, CISA Technical Corrections and Improvements Act of 2021
- S.2541, Shadow Wolves Enhancement Act
- S.2551, AI Training Act
- S.2559, Deepfake Task Force Act