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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.
2/11/2009--Introduced.State Secrets Protection Act - Amends the federal judicial code to:(1) require a federal court to determine which filings, motions, and affidavits (or portions) submitted under this Act shall be ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s417>
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