Homeland Security Act of 2002

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Title

Homeland Security Act of 2002

Description

Established in 2002, this law created the Department of Homeland Security which was established to prevent terrorist attacks in the United States. The DHS is responsible for keeping United State's citizens and soil safe. Part of their efforts in 2011 is to defend the country from potential cyber terrorist attacks. 

For a more detailed summary of this law, go here.

Date

November 11, 2002

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Public Law Number

107-296

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Citation

Rep. Richard Keith, "Homeland Security Act of 2002," in Cyberwar Resources Guide, Item #193, http://www.projectcyw-d.org/resources/items/show/193 (accessed February 15, 2019).