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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Mar 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2008
Length: 13 pages
To provide safe, fair, and responsible procedures and standards for resolving claims of state secret privilege.
3/13/2008--Introduced.State Secret Protection Act of 2008 - Declares that in any civil action brought in federal or state court the government has a privilege to refuse to give evidence and ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 984 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5607”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5607 — 110th Congress: State Secret Protection Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5607
“H.R. 5607 — 110th Congress: State Secret Protection Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5607>
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