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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3773 (Related)
FISA Amendments Act of 2008

Passed House with Changes
Last Action: Mar 14, 2008

S. 2248 (Related)
FISA Amendments Act of 2008

Passed Senate
Last Action: Feb 12, 2008

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History

Introduced
Feb 14, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
64 cosponsors (64R) (show)
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Votes

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