H.R. 2736 (113th): Government Surveillance Transparency Act of 2013


Jul 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rick Larsen

Representative for Washington's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 18, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To allow entities required to comply with orders or directives under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to publicly report every 90 days certain aggregate information related to the compliance with such orders or directives.

Summary (CRS)

7/18/2013--Introduced.Government Surveillance Transparency Act of 2013 - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to authorize an entity that is required to comply with an order or directive ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 18, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2736”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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