H.R. 5949 - FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012

Crime and law enforcement. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
To extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
5 proposed amendments. 4 rejected. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on December 28, 2012.

3/5 required to pass

voted YES: 73 voted NO: 23
4 voted present/not voting

FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012

H.R. 5949 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
To extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years. (by CRS)
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Title
To extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years.
Other Titles
  • FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
  • FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
  • FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
  • FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
  • FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
Sponsor
Lamar Smith
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Crime and law enforcement
  • Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
  • Intelligence activities, surveillance, classified information
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced6/15/2012
Referred to Committee
Amendments (5 proposed)
Passed House9/12/2012
Passed Senate12/28/2012
Signed by President12/30/2012
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseH.R. 5949 (112th): FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 20129/12/2012This bill PASSED the House
301 voted YES 118 voted NO 11 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3437 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)12/27/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
38 voted YES 52 voted NO 10 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3435 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)12/27/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
37 voted YES 54 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3436 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)12/27/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
12 voted YES 79 voted NO 9 voted present/not voting
select this voteSenateOn the Amendment S.Amdt. 3439 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)12/28/2012This amendment DID NOT PASS the Senate
43 voted YES 52 voted NO 5 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateH.R. 5949 (112th): FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 201212/28/2012This bill PASSED the Senate
73 voted YES 23 voted NO 4 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/15/2012
6/15/2012Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the 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.
6/15/2012Referred to House Judiciary
6/15/2012Referred to House Intelligence
6/19/2012Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Put on a legislative calendar6/19/2012Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 23 - 11.
8/02/2012Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 112-645, Part I.
8/02/2012Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Intelligence. H. Rept. 112-645, Part II.
Put on a legislative calendar8/02/2012Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 463.
9/12/2012Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 773.
9/12/2012Resolution provides for consideration of both H.R. 5544 and H.R. 5949. Both measures are debatable for one hour each. For H.R. 5544, specified amendments are in order. For H.R. 5949, the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary now printed in the bill, shall be considered as adopted. For each bill, one motion to recommit is in order, with or without instructions.
9/12/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 5949.
9/12/2012The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
9/12/2012POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - The Chair put the question on adoption of H.R. 5949, and announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Ruppersberger demanded the yeas and nays, and the Chair postponed further proceedings on question of adoption until later in the legislative day.
9/12/2012Considered as unfinished business.
9/12/2012Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage9/12/2012H.R. 5949 (112th): FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
9/13/2012Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
Put on a legislative calendar9/19/2012Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 510.
12/27/2012Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
12/27/2012Amendment SA 3435 proposed by Senator Merkley.
12/27/2012Amendment SA 3436 proposed by Senator Paul.
12/27/2012Amendment SA 3437 proposed by Senator Leahy.
select this voteVote12/27/2012On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3437 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)
select this voteVote12/27/2012On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3435 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)
select this voteVote12/27/2012On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3436 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)
12/28/2012Considered by Senate.
12/28/2012Message on Senate action sent to the House.
12/28/2012Amendment SA 3439 proposed by Senator Wyden.
select this voteVote12/28/2012On the Amendment S.Amdt. 3439 to H.R. 5949 (FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012)
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage12/28/2012H.R. 5949 (112th): FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
Presented to President12/30/2012Presented to President.
Signed12/30/2012Signed by President.
Enacted12/30/2012Became Public Law No: 112-238.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
select this voteS. Amdt. 3435Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]December 27, 2012Failed by roll call vote on December 26, 2012.

To require the Attorney General to disclose each decision, order, or opinion of a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court that includes significant legal interpretation of section 501 or 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 unless such disclosure is not in the national security interest of the United States.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 3436Paul, Rand [R-KY]December 27, 2012Failed by roll call vote on December 26, 2012.

To ensure adequate protection of the rights under the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 3437Leahy, Patrick [D-VT]December 27, 2012Failed by roll call vote on December 26, 2012.

In the nature of a substitute.

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S. Amdt. 3438Wyden, Ron [D-OR]December 27, 2012Offered on December 26, 2012.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 3439Wyden, Ron [D-OR]December 28, 2012Failed by roll call vote on December 27, 2012.

To require a report on the impact of the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 on the privacy of the people of the United States.

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ContributorInterest groupAmountDatesort iconSenate memberPartyStateVote
Black, Cathleen PBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/1/07Thomas R. CarperDDEYes
Braitman, AbbeBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/1/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
Kukoff, BernieBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5003/3/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Berg, AlecBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,0003/5/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Gordon, CambriaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/5/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Koren, SteveBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,0003/5/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Langenberg, Joan FBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,1003/5/07Pat RobertsRKSYes
Mahmood, Khalid MdMinority/Ethnic Groups$5003/5/07John CornynRTXYes
Ranberg, ChuckBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/5/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Reed Elsevier IncBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,5003/5/07Claire McCaskillDMOYes
Stone, MikeBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$9953/5/07Bob CorkerRTNYes
Hackel, DavidBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/6/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Hackel, DavidBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/6/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Ingram, Lee aBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/6/07Bob CorkerRTNYes
Keen, Stephen DBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5003/7/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
Simon, NicholasBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,8003/7/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Simon, NicholasBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2003/7/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Arora, Laurie BMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$5003/8/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Grimm, Richard JrBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/8/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Pergament, PaulaMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$2503/8/07Mark KirkRILNot Voting
Reed Elsevier IncBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/8/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Bennett, GeorgetteMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/9/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Ferguson, EllenMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$1,5003/9/07Patty MurrayDWANo
Marcus, Eric BBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/9/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Rosenshein, BethBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/9/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Carp, BertMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/12/07Tim JohnsonDSDYes
Fontaine, CharlesBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,1003/12/07Max BaucusDMTNo
Kendrick, Martha MMinority/Ethnic Groups$5003/12/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/12/07Jeff SessionsRALYes
Robinson, RichardBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,8003/12/07Max BaucusDMTNo
Robinson, RichardBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2003/12/07Max BaucusDMTNo
Zander, Christine MBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,0003/13/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Zirkin, NancyMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/13/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Hanley, AmandaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5003/14/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
Mcdougal, Alfred LBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/14/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
White, Amy KBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/14/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Yurok TribeMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,3003/14/07Barbara BoxerDCANot Voting
Yurok TribeMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,7003/14/07Barbara BoxerDCANot Voting
Del Tufo, Katherine NBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/15/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Eisanberg, Marcia RMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/15/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Moonves, NancyBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/15/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Reed Elsevier IncBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$3,0003/15/07Max BaucusDMTNo
Reed Elsevier IncBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,0003/15/07Max BaucusDMTNo
Reed Elsevier IncBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/15/07James M. InhofeROKYes
Trudesu, GarryBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/15/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Benninger, JoeBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5003/16/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Cafesjian, Cleo TMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,0003/16/07John F. KerryDMAYes
Cafesjian, Gerard LMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,0003/16/07John F. KerryDMAYes
Clesdell, RobertBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/16/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Cross, TimBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/16/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Schroeder, BillBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$7003/16/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Schroeder, BillBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$3003/16/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Zirkin, NancyMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/16/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Braddon, CynthiaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/17/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Dillon, Susan SBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/18/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Baxter, CharlesBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/19/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Meredith CorpBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/19/07Chuck GrassleyRIAYes
Meredith CorpBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/19/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Ferguson, EllenMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$7003/20/07Patty MurrayDWANo
Ferguson, EllenMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$-7003/20/07Patty MurrayDWANo
Henry, BuckBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/20/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Berenson, LaurieBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/21/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Greek American PacMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/21/07John F. KerryDMAYes
Lewis, EdwardBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/21/07Thomas R. CarperDDEYes
Cohen, James SBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,0003/22/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Freeman, LynneMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$5003/22/07John CornynRTXYes
Kohl, JanaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/22/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Knight, LeeBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5003/23/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Schnur, LeslieBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$7003/23/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Hart, Judith NugentBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/24/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Fair, Ellen BBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/26/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Karpfinger, Barney MBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/26/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Karpfinger, Barney MBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/27/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Luzzatto, MarisaHuman Rights$7003/27/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Boyce, KatharineMinority/Ethnic Groups$5003/28/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Melman, LanaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/28/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Neisser, JudithBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/28/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
Neisser, JudithBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,0503/28/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
News America HoldingsBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/28/07John ThuneRSDYes
Reed Elsevier IncBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,0003/28/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Seaton, Frederick DBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/28/07Pat RobertsRKSYes
Ephron, NoraBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/29/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Godshall, L LibertyBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/29/07Barbara BoxerDCANot Voting
Godshall, L LibertyBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/29/07Barbara BoxerDCANot Voting
Ironside, Margaret SBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5003/29/07Bob CorkerRTNYes
Pileggi, NicholasBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/29/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Tucker, Diane SBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/29/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Zagat, Eugene H JrBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/29/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Zagat, Eugene H JrBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/29/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Zagat, Nina SBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/29/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Gottesman, JaneBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/30/07Robert MenendezDNJNo
Gottesman, JaneBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2003/30/07Robert MenendezDNJNo
Hearst, AnneBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/30/07Al FrankenDMNNo
O'donnell, JeriBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2503/30/07Barbara BoxerDCANot Voting
Smigel, RobertBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/30/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Smigel, RobertBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/30/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Chi, YBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/31/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Dupree, Michael FBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3003/31/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Dupree, Michael FBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,3003/31/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Dupree, Michael FBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0003/31/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Kogovsek, LindaMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/31/07Mark UdallDCONo
Krolof, MarkMinority/Ethnic Groups$2503/31/07Lisa MurkowskiRAKNo
Massant, EricBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5003/31/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Mccollister, Rolfe JrBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,5003/31/07David VitterRLAYes
Merrigan, John aMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0003/31/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Diamondstein-Spielvo, BarbaraleeBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/4/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Stone, CosbyBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5004/5/07Bob CorkerRTNYes
Hauser, Pierre NBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/6/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Snyder, Lavinia BBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/6/07John D. Rockefeller, IVDWVYes
Hebenstreit, Marilyn BMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$2,3004/9/07John CornynRTXYes
Reischman, Barbara GMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$1,0004/10/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Clark, Diana ShawBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2504/12/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Flick, CarolynBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/12/07Bob CorkerRTNYes
Stemberg, Mary Ann WBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$8004/12/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Sternberg, Mary Ann WBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$7004/12/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Woodberry, Sarah aBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5004/12/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Borde, ConstanceBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2504/13/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Nimoy, SandraBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/13/07Barbara BoxerDCANot Voting
Quinn, SusannaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5894/13/07Harry ReidDNVYes
Us India PacMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0004/13/07Barbara A. MikulskiDMDYes
Loder-Vehon, SusanBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2504/15/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Deprez, John CBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2504/16/07Richard G. LugarRINYes
Pittenger, David MMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$5004/16/07Barbara A. MikulskiDMDYes
Ramin, Robert aMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$1,0004/16/07Barbara A. MikulskiDMDYes
Gage, ChristosBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5004/17/07Al FrankenDMNNo
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/17/07Pat RobertsRKSYes
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/17/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Mandt, Richard DBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/17/07Mitch McConnellRKYYes
Boyce, Katharine RMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0004/18/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/18/07Mark UdallDCONo
Robinson, Rebecca VBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5004/18/07Lindsey GrahamRSCYes
Eychaner, FredBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2,3004/19/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
Sie, JohnMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0004/19/07Richard J. DurbinDILNo
Mccarter, John W JrMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$1,0004/20/07Carl LevinDMIYes
News America HoldingsBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,5004/20/07Amy KlobucharDMNYes
News America HoldingsBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,5004/20/07John CornynRTXYes
Zirkin, NancyMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0004/21/07Mark UdallDCONo
Glass, AlanBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/23/07Frank R. LautenbergDNJNot Voting
Ryder, Verdene BBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5004/23/07John CornynRTXYes
Ryder, Verdene BBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2004/23/07John CornynRTXYes
Ryder, Verdene BBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$-2004/23/07John CornynRTXYes
Wilson, Cid DMinority/Ethnic Groups$5004/23/07Robert MenendezDNJNo
Brecher, Marcie LMuseums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$2504/24/07Mary L. LandrieuDLAYes
Mcgrath, JamesMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0004/24/07Robert MenendezDNJNo
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,5004/25/07Roy BluntRMOYes
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/25/07Carl LevinDMIYes
Melville, David IiiBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5004/25/07David VitterRLAYes
Payne, StephenMinority/Ethnic Groups$1,0004/25/07John CornynRTXYes
Kliger, JackBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/26/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Coleman, DavidBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$5004/27/07Kirsten E. GillibrandDNYYes
Griffin, John QBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$7004/27/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Griffin, John QBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$3004/27/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Hughes, Gordon T IiBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/27/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Link, Nina BBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/27/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Loughlin, John PBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/27/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/27/07Mark L. PryorDARYes
Meinerth, Barry RBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/27/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Moore, Ann SBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$1,0004/27/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Rogers, JohnMinority/Ethnic Groups$2,0004/27/07Tom HarkinDIANo
Magazine Publishers of AmericaBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$8384/30/07Susan M. CollinsRMEYes
Spies, AmyBook, newspaper & periodical publishing$2504/30/07Barbara BoxerDCANot Voting
1 Organization Supported and 20 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012: H.R. 5949 (112th): FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012

1 organization supported this bill

Heritage Foundation
Jessica Zuckerman (2012, December 26). FISA Amendments Could Expire If Senate Doesn’t Act. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from The Foundry.

20 organizations opposed this bill

Advocacy for Principled Action in Government
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
American Association of Law Libraries
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
American Civil Liberties Union
Michael Macleod Ball & Michelle Richardson (2012, September 11). Re: Vote NO on H.R. 5949; 5 year Extension of the FISA Amendments Act of 2008; Public Oversight and Amendment Necessary First. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
American Library Association
Bradley, Lynne (2012, September 11). Oppose H.R. 5949, the FISA Amendments Act (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2012. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from District Dispatch.
American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Association of College and Research Libraries
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Association of Research Libraries
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Bill of Rights Defense Committee
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Brennan Center for Justice
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Center for Democracy & Technology
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Cyber Privacy Project
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Defending Dissent Foundation
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Electronic Frontier Foundation
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Government Accountability Project
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
Liberty Coalition
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
OMB Watch
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
PEN American Center
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
The Constitution Project
undersigned organizations (2012, September 11). Security and Liberty Coalition Letter to Representatives. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.

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Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0No
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$0$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$0$8,100No
Mark BegichDAK$0$0No
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$0$1,500Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$10,100Not Voting
Scott P. BrownRMA$0$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0No
Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0No
Ben CardinDMD$0$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$2,000Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$11,838Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0No
Bob CorkerRTN$0$5,295Yes
John CornynRTX$0$6,300Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Not Voting
Dick DurbinDIL$0$9,900No
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$0$30,900No
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$21,400Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$1,000Yes
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$7,750No
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$0$0Yes
John HoevenRND$0$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$0$1,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$1,000Yes
John F. KerryDMA$0$5,000Yes
Mark KirkRIL$0$250Not Voting
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$1,500Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$3,750Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$6,300Not Voting
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0No
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$0$7,500Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$250Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,500Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$4,000Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$4,000No
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0No
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$2,500Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$250No
Patty MurrayDWA$0$1,500No
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$0$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$3,700Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$0$589Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$2,350Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$1,000Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0No
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0No
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$1,000Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0Yes
Olympia J. SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$0$0No
John ThuneRSD$0$1,000Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$0$3,000No
Tom UdallDNM$0$0No
David VitterRLA$0$2,000Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0No

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Vote
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$0No
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0Yes
Kelly AyotteRNH$0$0Yes
John BarrassoRWY$0$0Yes
Max BaucusDMT$0$8,100No
Mark BegichDAK$0$0No
Michael F. BennetDCO$0$0Yes
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$0Yes
Roy BluntRMO$0$1,500Yes
John BoozmanRAR$0$0Yes
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$10,100Not Voting
Scott P. BrownRMA$0$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$0$0No
Richard BurrRNC$0$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$0$0No
Ben CardinDMD$0$0Yes
Tom CarperDDE$0$2,000Yes
Bob CaseyDPA$0$0Yes
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$0Yes
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0Yes
Tom CoburnROK$0$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$11,838Yes
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$0No
Bob CorkerRTN$0$5,295Yes
John CornynRTX$0$6,300Yes
Mike CrapoRID$0$0Yes
Jim DeMintRSC$0$0Not Voting
Dick DurbinDIL$0$9,900No
Mike EnziRWY$0$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$0$30,900No
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$21,400Yes
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$500Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$1,000Yes
Kay R. HaganDNC$0$0Yes
Tom HarkinDIA$0$7,750No
Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$0$0Yes
John HoevenRND$0$0Yes
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$0$1,000Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0Yes
Mike JohannsRNE$0$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0Yes
Tim JohnsonDSD$0$1,000Yes
John F. KerryDMA$0$5,000Yes
Mark KirkRIL$0$250Not Voting
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$1,500Yes
Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$3,750Yes
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$6,300Not Voting
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$0No
Mike LeeRUT$0$0No
Carl LevinDMI$0$7,500Yes
Joe LiebermanICT$0$0Yes
Dick LugarRIN$0$250Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0Yes
John McCainRAZ$0$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$0$1,500Yes
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$4,000Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$4,000No
Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$0No
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$2,500Yes
Jerry MoranRKS$0$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$250No
Patty MurrayDWA$0$1,500No
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$0Yes
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$0Yes
Rand PaulRKY$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$0$0Yes
Mark L. PryorDAR$0$3,700Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0Yes
Harry ReidDNV$0$589Yes
Jim RischRID$0$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$2,350Yes
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$1,000Yes
Marco RubioRFL$0$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$0$0No
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0No
Chuck SchumerDNY$0$0Yes
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$1,000Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$0Yes
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0Yes
Olympia J. SnoweRME$0$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$0$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$0$0No
John ThuneRSD$0$1,000Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$0Yes
Mark UdallDCO$0$3,000No
Tom UdallDNM$0$0No
David VitterRLA$0$2,000Yes
Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$0Yes
Jim WebbDVA$0$0Yes
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0Yes
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$0$0No

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$155,200

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$155,200
Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$135,772
Minority/Ethnic Groups$26,250
Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$8,800
Human Rights$700
Consumer groups$0
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