HB1331 (CH0524)

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2018 Regular Session



Election Law - Cybersecurity

Sponsored by:

Delegate Washington, A.


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 524

Synopsis:Requiring the State Administrator of Elections to submit a report to the Department of Information Technology and appropriate persons within 7 days after becoming aware of a certain security violation and significant attempted security violation involving an election system; requiring the Department to forward any additional relevant information to the appropriate persons and the State Administrator; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates A. Washington, Kaiser, Rose, C. Howard, Ebersole, Tarlau, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Ballots
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Cybersecurity -see also- Safety
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Elections Supervisors
Elections, State Board of
Electronic Government -see also- Electronic Communication
Information Technology, Department of
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(10-302, 9-305, 2-108)

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May 11, 2018 4:27 P.M.