H.R.2082 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008

To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes. view all titles (5)

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  • Short: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 as reported to house.
  • Short: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 as introduced.
  • Short: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 as passed house.
  • Official: To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2008 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 as passed senate.
Latest Amendment Status Purpose View All Amendments [9]
 
H.Amdt 182 Pass An amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 110-144 to state that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) shall be the exclusive means by which domestic electronic surveillance for the purpose of gathering foreign intelligence information may be conducted, and makes clear that this applies until specific statutory authorization for electronic surveillance, other than as an amendment to FISA, is enacted.
H.Amdt 181 Pass An amendment numbered 9 printed in House Report 110-144 to require the Director of National Intelligence to submit to Congress a report on the advisability of providing Federal retirement benefits to employees of Air America.
H.Amdt 180 Pass An amendment numbered 8 printed in House Report 110-144 to require the Director of National Intelligence to submit a report on the uses of contractors for personal services activities. The report would examine the functions currently performed by contractors, regulations regarding training and vetting standards, costs savings achieved by the use of contractors, and activities that are appropriate or inappropriate for performance by contractors.
Latest Actions View All Actions [81]
 
Mar 11, 2008On motion to refer the bill and the accompanying veto message to the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Agreed to without objection.
Mar 11, 2008Motion to refer the bill and accompanying veto message to the Committee on Intelligence (Permanent).
Mar 11, 2008On passage, the objections of the President to the contrary notwithstanding Failed by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 225 - 188 (Roll no. 117).

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Result: Failed - March 11, 2008

Roll call number 117 in the House

Question: Passage, Objections of the President Not Withstanding: H R 2082 The Intelligence Authorization Act of 2008

 

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