To provide safe, fair, and responsible procedures and standards for resolving claims of state secret privilege.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 11, 2009
Length: 13 pages
Feb 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 13, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5607 (110th).
Feb 11, 2009
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Nov 5, 2009
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H.R. 984 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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