H.R. 66 (114th): FISA Court in the Sunshine Act of 2015

To require the Attorney General to disclose each decision, order, or opinion of a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court that includes significant legal interpretation of section 501 or 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 unless such disclosure is not in the national security interest of the United States and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2015
Length: 8 pages

History

Jan 6, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 66 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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