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WashingtonWatch.com Digest – April 15, 2013

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Featured Item

This week, the House will debate H.R. 624, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act.

Introduced by Reps. Mike Rogers (R-MI) and Rep. C.A. “Dutch” Ruppersberger (D-MD), “CISPA” would promote “sharing of certain cyber threat intelligence and cyber threat information between the intelligence community and cybersecurity entities.”

Passage of H.R. 624 would cost the average U.S. family about $0.18.

H.R. 624
The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Costs $0.18 per family

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Displayed below are new, updated, and passed items with their cost or savings per family.

New Items

H.R. 624
The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act
Costs $0.18 per family

H.R. 249
The Federal Employee Tax Accountability Act of 2013
Costs $0.08 per family

H.R. 313
The Government Spending Accountability Act of 2013
Costs $0.00 per family

S. 222
A bill to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to clarify that uncertified States and Indian tribes have the authority to use certain payments for certain noncoal reclamation projects and acid mine remediation programs
Costs $0.00 per family

H.R. 742
The Swap Data Repository and Clearinghouse Indemnification Correction Act of 2013
Costs $0.00 per family

H.R. 634
The Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2013
Costs $0.00 per family

H.R. 677
The Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act
Costs $0.00 per family

S. 347
The First State National Historical Park Act
Costs $0.01 per family

H.R. 882
The Contracting and Tax Accountability Act of 2013
Costs $0.08 per family


Updated Items

none


Passed Items

none

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