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S. 2914 (114th): Kingpin Designation Improvement Act of 2016


The text of the bill below is as of May 10, 2016 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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114th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2914

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 10, 2016

(for himself and Ms. Klobuchar) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To amend the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act to protect classified information in Federal court challenges.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Kingpin Designation Improvement Act of 2016.

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Protection of classified information in Federal court challenges relating to designations under the Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act

Section 804 of the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act (21 U.S.C. 1903) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(i)

Protection of classified information in Federal court challenges relating to designations

In any judicial review of a determination made under this section, if the determination was based on classified information (as defined in section 1(a) of the Classified Information Procedures Act) such information may be submitted to the reviewing court ex parte and in camera. This subsection does not confer or imply any right to judicial review.

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