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HR 6304
6-20-08, Bill Passed House 293-129
7-9-08, Senate Passed Bill 69-28

110th CONGRESS
2d Session

H. R. 6304

To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

June 19, 2008

Mr. REYES (for himself, Mr. HOEKSTRA, and Mr. SMITH of Texas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Select Committee on Intelligence (Permanent Select), for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE

TITLE II--PROTECTIONS FOR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION SERVICE PROVIDERS

TITLE III--REVIEW OF PREVIOUS ACTIONS

TITLE IV--OTHER PROVISIONS

TITLE I--FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE

SEC. 101. ADDITIONAL PROCEDURES REGARDING CERTAIN PERSONS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES.

`TITLE VII--ADDITIONAL PROCEDURES REGARDING CERTAIN PERSONS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES

`SEC. 701. DEFINITIONS.

`SEC. 702. PROCEDURES FOR TARGETING CERTAIN PERSONS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES OTHER THAN UNITED STATES PERSONS.

`SEC. 703. CERTAIN ACQUISITIONS INSIDE THE UNITED STATES TARGETING UNITED STATES PERSONS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES.

`SEC. 704. OTHER ACQUISITIONS TARGETING UNITED STATES PERSONS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES.

`SEC. 705. JOINT APPLICATIONS AND CONCURRENT AUTHORIZATIONS.

`SEC. 706. USE OF INFORMATION ACQUIRED UNDER TITLE VII.

`SEC. 707. CONGRESSIONAL OVERSIGHT.

`SEC. 708. SAVINGS PROVISION.

`TITLE VII--ADDITIONAL PROCEDURES REGARDING CERTAIN PERSONS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES

SEC. 102. STATEMENT OF EXCLUSIVE MEANS BY WHICH ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE AND INTERCEPTION OF CERTAIN COMMUNICATIONS MAY BE CONDUCTED.

`STATEMENT OF EXCLUSIVE MEANS BY WHICH ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE AND INTERCEPTION OF CERTAIN COMMUNICATIONS MAY BE CONDUCTED

SEC. 103. SUBMITTAL TO CONGRESS OF CERTAIN COURT ORDERS UNDER THE FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE ACT OF 1978.

SEC. 104. APPLICATIONS FOR COURT ORDERS.

SEC. 105. ISSUANCE OF AN ORDER.

SEC. 106. USE OF INFORMATION.

SEC. 107. AMENDMENTS FOR PHYSICAL SEARCHES.

SEC. 108. AMENDMENTS FOR EMERGENCY PEN REGISTERS AND TRAP AND TRACE DEVICES.

SEC. 109. FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE COURT.

SEC. 110. WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION.

TITLE II--PROTECTIONS FOR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION SERVICE PROVIDERS

SEC. 201. PROCEDURES FOR IMPLEMENTING STATUTORY DEFENSES UNDER THE FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE SURVEILLANCE ACT OF 1978.

`TITLE VIII--PROTECTION OF PERSONS ASSISTING THE GOVERNMENT

`SEC. 801. DEFINITIONS.

`SEC. 802. PROCEDURES FOR IMPLEMENTING STATUTORY DEFENSES.

`SEC. 803. PREEMPTION.

`SEC. 804. REPORTING.

SEC. 202. TECHNICAL AMENDMENTS.

`TITLE VIII--PROTECTION OF PERSONS ASSISTING THE GOVERNMENT

TITLE III--REVIEW OF PREVIOUS ACTIONS

SEC. 301. REVIEW OF PREVIOUS ACTIONS.

TITLE IV--OTHER PROVISIONS

SEC. 401. SEVERABILITY.

SEC. 402. EFFECTIVE DATE.

SEC. 403. REPEALS.

SEC. 404. TRANSITION PROCEDURES.

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