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Feb 14, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on February 14, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2008
Length: 95 pages
Passed House with Changes — Mar 14, 2008
To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, and for other purposes.
2/14/2008--Introduced.Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 Amendments Act of 2008 or FISA Amendments Act of 2008 - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to authorize the Attorney ... Read more >
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Passed House with Changes
Last Action: Mar 14, 2008
Last Action: Feb 12, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5440 — 110th Congress: FISA Amendments Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5440
“H.R. 5440 — 110th Congress: FISA Amendments Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5440>
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