To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to prohibit the production of certain business records, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 10th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 26, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on May 14, 2020 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Burgess: Partisan Exercises Don't Protect Americans”
— Rep. Michael Burgess [R-TX26] on May 27, 2020
H.R. 6172 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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