National Security Commission Artificial Intelligence Act of 2018 (HR 5356, 115th Congress)

Policy Details

Policy Details

Originating Entity
Date of Last Action
May 22 2018
Congressional Session
115th Congress
Date Introduced
Mar 20 2018
Publication Date
Aug 16 2018
Date Made Public
Mar 20 2018

SciPol Summary

HR 5356 / S 2806 proposes the establishment of a temporary National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence that would be independent from the Federal Government and terminate no later than October 2020. The purpose and responsibilities of the Commission would be to review the current state of artificial intelligence (AI) and associated technologies to better equip the nation with the means of addressing its national security needs including economic risks, needs of the Department of Defense (DOD), and other security risks as defined by the Commission. 


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