To provide for the appointment of a public interest advocate in matters involving a significant legal interpretation or construction of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 28th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 20, 2013
Length: 10 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on September 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 20, 2013
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H.R. 3159 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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