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H.R. 5949 (112th): FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012


The text of the bill below is as of Jun 15, 2012 (Introduced).


I

112th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5949

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 15, 2012

(for himself, Mr. Rogers of Michigan, Mr. Ruppersberger, Mr. Sensenbrenner, and Mr. Daniel E. Lungren of California) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Select Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select), for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012.

2.

Five-year extension of FISA Amendments Act of 2008

(a)

Extension

Section 403(b) of the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 (Public Law 110–261; 122 Stat. 2474) is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1), by striking December 31, 2012 and inserting December 31, 2017; and

(2)

in paragraph (2) in the material preceding subparagraph (A), by striking December 31, 2012 and inserting December 31, 2017.

(b)

Conforming amendment

The heading of section 404(b) of the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 (Public Law 110–261; 122 Stat. 2476) is amended by striking December 31, 2012 and inserting December 31, 2017.