Vote — Jul 30, 2015 1:47 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/4
Oct 17, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on October 17, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 2nd congressional district
Referred to Committee — Dec 11, 1979
A bill to amend the National Security Act of 1947 to prohibit the unauthorized disclosure of information identifying certain United States intelligence officers, agents, informants, and sources.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5615 — 96th Congress: Intelligence Identities Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5615
“H.R. 5615 — 96th Congress: Intelligence Identities Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr5615>
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