To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to provide for the designation of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court judges by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the minority leader of the House of Representatives, the majority and minority leaders of the Senate, and the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 28, 2013
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on June 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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11 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Jun 28, 2013
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H.R. 2586 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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