U.S. Congressional Hearings and Documents on Grid Security
Threat Posed By Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) to US Military Systems and Civil Infrastructure, Before US House Subcommittee on Military Research and Development of the Committee on National Security, 105th Congress, (July 16, 1997)
Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP): Should This Be a Problem of National Concern to Private Enterprise, Businesses Small and Large, As Well As Government? Before the US House, Subcommittee on Government Programs and Oversight of the Committee on Small Business, 106th Congress (June 1, 1999).
Implications of Power Blackouts For The Nation’s Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure Protection, Before the US House, Joint Hearing of the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Science, and Research and Development, and the Subcommittee on Infrastructure and Border Security of the Select Committee On Homeland Security, 108th Congress (September 2003).
Keeping The Lights On: The Federal Role In Managing The Nation’s Electricity. Committee on Governmental Affairs, Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce and the District of Columbia Subcommittee. 108th Congress (September 10, 2003).
The Cyber Threat to Control Systems: Stronger Regulations Are Necessary To Secure the Electric Grid. Before the Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Emerging Threats, Cybersecurity, and Science and Technology. 110th Congress (October 17, 2007).
Implications of Cyber Vulnerabilities on the Resilience and Security of the Electric Grid. Before the Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Emerging Threats, Cybersecurity, and Science and Technology. 110th Congress (May 21, 2008).
Defeating the Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and Other Asymmetric Threats: Today’s Efforts and Tomorrow’s Requirements, Before the US House, Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, 110th Congress (September 16, 2008).
Securing the Modern Electric Grid from Physical and Cyber Attacks, Before the US House, Subcommittee on Emerging Threats, Cybersecurity, and Science and Technology of the Committee on Homeland Security, 111th Congress (July 21, 2009).
Protecting the Electric Grid: H.R. 2165, The “Bulk Power System Protection Act of 2009,” and H.R. 2195, Before the US House, Subcommittee on Energy and Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 111th Congress (October 27, 2009).
Government Preparedness and Response to a Terrorist Attack Using Weapons of Mass Destruction, US Senate, Subcommittee on Terrorism, Technology and Homeland Security of the Committee on the Judiciary, 111th Congress (August 4, 2010).
Update On Kc–46a and Legacy Aerial Refueling Aircraft Programs, Before the US House, Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces of the Committee on Armed Services, 112th Congress (October 13, 2011). [See discussion starting on page 10.]
The EMP Threat: Examining the Consequences. Hearing before the Homeland Security Committee, Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies. Serial No. 112-115. 112th Congress. September 12, 2012.
H.R. 3410 To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to secure critical infrastructure against electromagnetic pulses, and for other purposes. 113th Congress (October 30, 2013). This Act may be cited as the “Critical Infrastructure Protection Act” or “CIPA”
Congressional Record on Grid Security:
Congressional Record Volume 151, Issue 76 (June 9, 2005), pages H4340-4345. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2005-06-09/pdf/CREC-2005-06-09-pt1-PgH4340.pdf
Congressional Record Volume 151, Issue 83 (June 21, 2005), pages H4888-4894. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2005-06-21/pdf/CREC-2005-06-21-pt1-PgH4888-2.pdf
Congressional Record Volume 152, Issue 109 (September 7, 2006), pages H6352-6357. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2006-09-07/pdf/CREC-2006-09-07-pt1-PgH6352.pdf
Congressional Record Volume 154, Issue 113 (July 10, 2008), pages H6393-6399. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2008-07-10/pdf/CREC-2008-07-10-pt1-PgH6393.pdf
Congressional Record Volume 156, Issue 48 (March 25, 2010), pages H2446-2449. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2010-03-25/pdf/CREC-2010-03-25-pt1-PgH2446-6.pdf
Congressional Record Volume 156, Issue 107 (July 20, 2010), pages H5760-5775. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2010-07-20/pdf/CREC-2010-07-20-pt1-PgH5760.pdf
Congressional Record Volume 156, Issue 154 (November 30, 2010), pages H7743-7749. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2010-11-30/pdf/CREC-2010-11-30-pt1-PgH7743-8.pdf
Congressional Record Volume 158, Issue 164 (December 19, 2012), pages H7350-7353. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CREC-2012-12-19/pdf/CREC-2012-12-19-pt1-PgH7350.pdf
Senate Report 112-34 (July 11, 2011) Grid Cyber Security Act. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CRPT-112srpt34/pdf/CRPT-112srpt34.pdf
House Report 113-102 (June 7, 2013) National Defense Authorization Act. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CRPT-113hrpt102/pdf/CRPT-113hrpt102.pdf
Reports From Federal Agencies and Commissions on Grid Security:
United States General Accounting Office, “Critical Infrastructure Protection” Testimony before the Subcommittee on Technology, Terrorism and Government Information, Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. Senate (July 25, 2001)
United States General Accounting Office, “Critical Infrastructure Protection” Testimony before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives (July 9, 2002)
Testimony of Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, Executive Director Task Force On National And Homeland Security, before the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Technical Conference on Geomagnetic Disturbances to the Bulk Power System. April 30, 2012.
Presidential Directives, Executive Orders and Remarks: