On September 10, 2015 the US House (Select) Intelligence Committee held a hearing on World Wide Cyber Threats.
Here’s the full relevant text.
So there you have it, the purpose of CISA is “to share malware.”
Q: And should you believe that?
A: Yeah, that’s its purpose: information sharing equals sharing malware samples.
Q: Is CISA a surveillance bill?
A: No it isn’t… not from where I sit at least.
Q: But is CISA a good bill?
A: No, I don’t think so.
A: Because from my point of view, CISA appears to be nothing more than corporate welfare for the military-digital complex.
Q: Will CISA become law?
A: All signs point to… yes.