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TO PASS S. 1566, THE BILL REQUIRING THAT A COURT ORDER MUST BE ACQUIRED PRIOR TO THE USE OF ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE TO OBTAIN FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE INFORMATION.

Apr 20, 1978 .

This vote was related to a bill introduced by Sen. Edward “Ted” Kennedy [D-MA, 1962-2009] on May 18, 1977, S. 1566 (95th): Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.

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All Votes D R I
Yea 99%
 
 
 
95
58
 
36
 
1
 
Nay 1%
 
 
 
1
0
 
1
 
0
 
Not Voting
 
 
 
4
3
 
1
 
0
 

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