May 5, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 16, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2008
Length: 108 pages
About the bill
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 titles are 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.
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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. August 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5959>
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