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

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.

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Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Introduced (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on January 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 990: PATRIOT Sunsets Extension Act of 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 26, 2011. (compare text)
H.R. 514: FISA Sunsets Extension Act of 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 25, 2011. (compare text)

Dianne Feinstein

Senator from California



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Last Updated: Jan 25, 2011
Length: 3 pages


Jan 25, 2011

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S. 149 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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