Security of government information; creation of the position of Chief Information Security Officer. (HB509)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Security of government information; creation of the position of Chief Information Security Officer. Creates the position of the Chief Information Security Officer of the Commonwealth (CISO). The full-time, classified position is appointed by the Governor and reports to the Chief Information Officer of the Commonwealth. The CISO is responsible for the security of government information and applications in the Commonwealth, including assessing security risks, adopting security measures, and overseeing regular audits of government-held electronic information. Amends § 2.2-2006, § 2.2-2007, § 2.2-2009, § 2.2-603, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2016Committee
01/08/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102176D
01/08/2016Referred to Committee on Science and Technology
01/15/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB509)
02/01/2016Stricken from docket by Science and Technology