Bill Text — Oct 30, 2013
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Oct 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on October 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Minnesota
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Last Updated: Oct 30, 2013
Length: 20 pages
A bill to enhance transparency for certain surveillance programs authorized by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 and for other purposes.
Surveillance Transparency Act of 2013 - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to expand government reporting requirements with respect to surveillance programs under FISA and the USA ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1621 — 113th Congress: Surveillance Transparency Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1621
“S. 1621 — 113th Congress: Surveillance Transparency Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1621>
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