About the bill
- Full Title
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1343 (110th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
Jul 16, 2008 3:38 p.m.
Agreed to 414/10Jul 16, 2008 3:46 p.m.
Agreed to 249/180Jul 16, 2008 3:54 p.m.
Agreed to 426/2On Motion to Recommit with Instructions: H R 5959 Intelligence Authorization Act of Fiscal Year 2009Jul 16, 2008 4:56 p.m.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5959 — 110th Congress: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5959
“H.R. 5959 — 110th Congress: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. May 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5959>
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