S. 149 (112th): FISA Sunsets Extension Act of 2011


Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 3 pages

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S. 289 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Feb 4, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to extend the expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005, the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004, and the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 until December 31, 2013, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/25/2011--Introduced.FISA Sunsets Extension Act of 2011 - Amends the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 to extend through December 31, 2013, a provision granting roving electronic surveillance authority.Amends ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 25, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 149”). 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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Related Bills

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S. 4048 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 17, 2010

S. 289 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2011

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