To extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 29, 2012
Length: 1 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 30, 2012
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 30, 2012.
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H.R. 5949 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012, Pub. L. No. 112-238, H.R. 5949, 112th Cong..
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