H.R. 5440 (110th): FISA Amendments Act of 2008

Introduced:

Feb 14, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Vito Fossella Jr.

Representative for New York's 13th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2008
Length: 95 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 3773 (same title)
Passed House with Changes — Mar 14, 2008

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 14, 2008
 
Introduced

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