H.Res. 824 (110th): Providing for further consideration of the bill (H.R. 3773) to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, and for other purposes.

Nov 14, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Alcee Hastings
Representative for Florida's 23rd congressional district
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Nov 15, 2007
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Last Action: Mar 14, 2008


This simple resolution was agreed to on November 15, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Introduced Nov 14, 2007
Reported by Committee Nov 14, 2007
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Nov 15, 2007

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Nov 15, 2007 11:50 a.m.
Passed 224/192


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11/15/2007--Passed House without amendment.
Sets forth the rule for consideration of H.R. 3773 (Responsible Electronic Surveillance That is Overseen, Reviewed, and Effective Act of 2007, or RESTORE Act of 2007).

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