S. 236 - Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007

Government information. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
This bill requires the head of each federal department or agency that is engaged in any activity to use or develop data-mining to report to Congress on all such activities. It also requires that such report be made available to the public, except for classified information. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007

S. 236 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
This bill requires the head of each federal department or agency that is engaged in any activity to use or develop data-mining to report to Congress on all such activities. It also requires that such report be made available to the public, except for classified information. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to require reports to Congress on Federal agency use of data mining.
Other Titles
  • Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007
  • Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007
Sponsor
Russell Feingold
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government information
  • Administrative procedure
  • Armed forces
  • Civil liberties
  • Classified defense information
  • Computer matching
  • Congress
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Criminal investigation
  • Criminal justice
  • Criminal justice information
  • Data banks
  • Defense policy
  • Due process of law
  • Electronic government information
  • Executive departments
  • Foreign policy
  • Government paperwork
  • Identification of criminals
  • Intelligence activities
  • International affairs
  • Law
  • Legislation
  • Official secrets
  • Right of privacy
  • Technological innovations
  • Technology
  • Technology assessment
  • Terrorism
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    Major Actions
    Introduced1/10/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced1/10/2007
    1/10/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S359-360)
    1/10/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
    3/15/2007Committee on the Judiciary. Committee consideration and Mark Up Session held.
    Put on a legislative calendar4/12/2007Committee on the Judiciary. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
    6/04/2007Committee on the Judiciary. Reported by Senator Leahy with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
    Put on a legislative calendar6/04/2007Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 184.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from Defense policy, doves, which…

    supported this bill

    Defense policy, doves$523,300
    $523,300

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    Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007

    1 organization supported this bill

    Friends Committee on National Legislation
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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from Defense policy, doves interest groups, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$5,200$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
    Max BaucusDMT$0$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0
    Joe BidenDDE$0$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$962$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$23,981$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$53,519$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0
    Jim BunningRKY$0$0
    Richard BurrRNC$0$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$12,497$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
    Ben CardinDMD$25,404$0
    Tom CarperDDE$425$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$18,934$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
    Hillary ClintonDNY$3,055$0
    Tom CoburnROK$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
    Norm ColemanRMN$7$0
    Susan CollinsRME$0$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$12,760$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Larry CraigRID$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$0
    Chris DoddDCT$615$0
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$0$0
    Pete DomeniciRNM$0$0
    Byron DorganDND$1,115$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
    John EnsignRNV$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$55,170$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$2,050$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Judd GreggRNH$0$0
    Chuck HagelRNE$0$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$8,405$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$0$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$13,545$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$4,479$0
    John KerryDMA$0$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
    Herb KohlDWI$425$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$0$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$15,405$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$0$0
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$6,882$0
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$0
    Dick LugarRIN$425$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$0$0
    John McCainRAZ$0$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$29,300$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$4,245$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$42,780$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
    Barack ObamaDIL$31,365$0
    Mark PryorDAR$0$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Harry ReidDNV$5,581$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0
    Ken SalazarDCO$41,300$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$22,635$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$1,015$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Gordon SmithROR$0$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$0$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$20,920$0
    Ted StevensRAK$0$0
    John SununuRNH$0$0
    Jon TesterDMT$55,084$0
    Craig ThomasRWY$0$0
    John ThuneRSD$0$0
    David VitterRLA$0$0
    George VoinovichROH$0$0
    John WarnerRVA$0$0
    Jim WebbDVA$3,200$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
    Ron WydenDOR$615$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$5,200$0
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$0
    Max BaucusDMT$0$0
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$0
    Bob BennettRUT$0$0
    Joe BidenDDE$0$0
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$962$0
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$23,981$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$53,519$0
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$0
    Jim BunningRKY$0$0
    Richard BurrRNC$0$0
    Robert ByrdDWV$12,497$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$0
    Ben CardinDMD$25,404$0
    Tom CarperDDE$425$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$18,934$0
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0
    Hillary ClintonDNY$3,055$0
    Tom CoburnROK$0$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
    Norm ColemanRMN$7$0
    Susan CollinsRME$0$0
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$12,760$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$0
    John CornynRTX$0$0
    Larry CraigRID$0$0
    Mike CrapoRID$0$0
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$0
    Chris DoddDCT$615$0
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$0$0
    Pete DomeniciRNM$0$0
    Byron DorganDND$1,115$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$0
    John EnsignRNV$0$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Russ FeingoldDWI$55,170$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$2,050$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
    Judd GreggRNH$0$0
    Chuck HagelRNE$0$0
    Tom HarkinDIA$8,405$0
    Orrin HatchRUT$0$0
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0
    Jim InhofeROK$0$0
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
    Tim JohnsonDSD$13,545$0
    Ted KennedyDMA$4,479$0
    John KerryDMA$0$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0
    Herb KohlDWI$425$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0
    Mary LandrieuDLA$0$0
    Frank LautenbergDNJ$15,405$0
    Patrick LeahyDVT$0$0
    Carl LevinDMI$0$0
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$0
    Blanche LincolnDAR$6,882$0
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$0
    Dick LugarRIN$425$0
    Mel MartinezRFL$0$0
    John McCainRAZ$0$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$29,300$0
    Barbara MikulskiDMD$4,245$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$42,780$0
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0
    Barack ObamaDIL$31,365$0
    Mark PryorDAR$0$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0
    Harry ReidDNV$5,581$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$0
    Ken SalazarDCO$41,300$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$22,635$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$1,015$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
    Richard ShelbyRAL$0$0
    Gordon SmithROR$0$0
    Olympia SnoweRME$0$0
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$20,920$0
    Ted StevensRAK$0$0
    John SununuRNH$0$0
    Jon TesterDMT$55,084$0
    Craig ThomasRWY$0$0
    John ThuneRSD$0$0
    David VitterRLA$0$0
    George VoinovichROH$0$0
    John WarnerRVA$0$0
    Jim WebbDVA$3,200$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0
    Ron WydenDOR$615$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Defense policy, doves$523,300

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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