Subcommittee Hearing: Promoting and Incentivizing Cybersecurity Best Practices

July 28, 2015 6:00 PM | 311 Cannon House Office Building

This hearing will examine the potential benefits of expanding the Support Anti-Terrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies (SAFETY) Act to include cybersecurity and will review if this legislative fix could further promote cybersecurity awareness and incentivize investments in cybersecurity.

Opening Statements

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, Subcommittee Chairman
Opening Statement [PDF]

Live Stream

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Mr. Brian Finch
Senior Fellow
Center for Cyber and Homeland Security George Washington University
Witness Statement [PDF]

Mr. Raymond B. Biagini
Partner Covington and Burling
Witness Statement [PDF]
Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]

Visiting Prof. Andrea M. Matwyshyn
Center for Information Technology Policy
Princeton University
Witness Statement [PDF]
Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]


Letter of Support:

Energy and Utilities Sector – Joint Trade Associations
American Public Power Association
Edison Electric Institute
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association