H.R.3635 - Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
Summary: H.R.3635 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Introduced in House (12/03/2013)
Safe and Secure Federal Websites Act of 2013 - Prohibits a federal agency from deploying or making available to the public a new Federal PII website until a certification is submitted to Congress that the website is fully functional and secure, as defined by this Act. Defines "new Federal PII website" as a website that: (1) is operated by (or under contract with) an agency; (2) elicits, collects, or stores personally identifiable information (i.e., information that can be associated with one individual through a social security account number, taxpayer identification number, state identification number, or other identifier) of individuals and is accessible to the public; and (3) is first made accessible or collects or stores personally identifiable information on or after July 1, 2013. Exempts beta websites designed for testing and development if users execute an agreement acknowledging the risks involved.
Directs the Comptroller General (GAO) to study and report on each current and future new Federal PII website.