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Feb 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on February 11, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2009
Length: 18 pages
A bill to enact a safe, fair, and responsible state secrets privilege Act.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 417”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 417 — 111th Congress: State Secrets Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s417
“S. 417 — 111th Congress: State Secrets Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s417>
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