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HR 514 - Extension of Various USA PATRIOT Act Provisions - Key Vote

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Michele Bachmann voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) - Became Public Law No. 112-3 -

Title: Extension of Various USA PATRIOT Act Provisions

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (279-143) - (Key vote)

Title: Extension of Various USA PATRIOT Act Provisions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that extends various expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004.

Highlights:
  • Extends the expiration date from February 28, 2011, to May 27, 2011, for provisions concerning the following (Sec. 2):
    • Court-approved electronic surveillance of a foreign power or agent of a foreign power;
    • The collection of "tangible things", such as books, records, and documents, for an investigation to obtain foreign intelligence or to protect against international terrorism or clandestine intelligence activities; and
    • The Attorney General's annual report to Congress of all requests for the production of "tangible things" and the number of those requests that were granted, modified, or denied.
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (86-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Extension of Various USA PATRIOT Act Provisions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that extends various expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004.

Highlights:
  • Extends the expiration date from February 28, 2011, to May 27, 2011, for provisions concerning the following (Sec. 2):
    • Court-approved electronic surveillance of a foreign power or agent of a foreign power;
    • The collection of "tangible things", such as books, records, and documents, for an investigation to obtain foreign intelligence or to protect against international terrorism or clandestine intelligence activities; and
    • The Attorney General's annual report to Congress of all requests for the production of "tangible things" and the number of those requests that were granted, modified, or denied.
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (275-144) - (Key vote)

Title: Extension of Various USA PATRIOT Act Provisions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that extends various expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004.

Highlights:
  • Extends the expiration date from February 28, 2011, to December 8, 2011, for provisions concerning the following (Sec. 1):
    • Court-approved electronic surveillance of a foreign power or agent of a foreign power;
    • The collection of "tangible things", such as books, records, and documents, for an investigation to obtain foreign intelligence or to protect against international terrorism or clandestine intelligence activities; and
    • The Attorney General's annual report to Congress of all requests for the production of "tangible things" and the number of those requests that were granted, modified, or denied.
Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (277-148) - (Key vote)

Title: Extension of Various USA PATRIOT Act Provisions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that extends various expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004.

Highlights:
  • Extends the expiration date from February 28, 2011, to December 8, 2011, for provisions concerning the following (Sec. 1):
    • Court-approved electronic surveillance of a foreign power or agent of a foreign power;
    • The collection of "tangible things", such as books, records, and documents, for an investigation to obtain foreign intelligence or to protect against international terrorism or clandestine intelligence activities; and
    • The Attorney General's annual report to Congress of all requests for the production of "tangible things" and the number of those requests that were granted, modified, or denied.
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NOTE: THIS VOTE WAS TAKEN UNDER A SUSPENSION OF THE RULES TO CUT OFF DEBATE EARLY AND VOTE TO PASS THE BILL, THEREBY REQUIRING A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY FOR PASSAGE.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Extension of Various USA PATRIOT Act Provisions

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