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Timing unclear for House IoT procurement bill as lawmakers seek more feedback

October 24, 2017 |
Joshua Higgins
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Lawmakers and staff are still gathering feedback on a draft bill setting minimum cybersecurity standards for government purchases of Internet of Things devices, and timing for formally introducing the legislation remains unclear, according to congressional sources.

House Oversight IT subcommittee Chairman Will Hurd (R-TX) and ranking member Robin Kelly (D-IL) have been working on a companion measure to the Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act by Sens. Mark Warner (D-VA), Cory Gardner (R-CO), Ron Wyden (D-OR), Steve Daines (R-MT), and...


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