S. 3454 - Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013

Armed forces and national security. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Amendments:
1 proposed amendment. 1 accepted. View amendments 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED by voice vote on December 28, 2012.

Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013

S. 3454 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2013 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
  • Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
  • Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
  • Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
  • Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Sponsor
Dianne Feinstein
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Armed forces and national security
    • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
    • Advisory bodies
    • Arms control and nonproliferation
    • Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
    • Chemical and biological weapons
    • Coast guard
    • Computer security and identity theft
    • Computers and information technology
    • Congressional oversight
    • Department of Defense
    • Department of Energy
    • Department of Homeland Security
    • Department of Justice
    • Department of State
    • Department of the Treasury
    • Director of National Intelligence
    • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
    • Executive agency funding and structure
    • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
    • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
    • Government ethics and transparency, public corruption
    • Government studies and investigations
    • Homeland security
    • Intelligence activities, surveillance, classified information
    • Licensing and registrations
    • News media and reporting
    • Nuclear power
    • Nuclear weapons
    • Performance measurement
    • Public contracts and procurement
    • Research administration and funding
    • Right of privacy
    • Russia
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    Major Actions
    Introduced7/30/2012
    Referred to Committee
    Amendments (1 proposed)
    Passed Senate12/28/2012
    Passed House12/31/2012
    Signed by President1/14/2013
    Bill History
    Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
    currently selectedSenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.12/28/2012PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteSenateAmendment SA 3441 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.12/28/2012PASSED by voice vote
    select this voteHouseS. 3454 (112th): Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 201312/31/2012This bill PASSED the House
    373 voted YES 29 voted NO 30 voted present/not voting
    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced7/30/2012
    7/30/2012Select Committee on Intelligence. Original measure reported to Senate by Senator Feinstein. With written report No. 112-192. Additional and Minority views filed.
    Put on a legislative calendar7/30/2012Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 475.
    12/28/2012Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
    currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage12/28/2012Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
    12/28/2012Amendment SA 3441 proposed by Senator Reid for Senator Feinstein.
    select this voteVote12/28/2012Amendment SA 3441 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
    12/30/2012Message on Senate action sent to the House.
    12/30/2012Received in the House.
    12/30/2012Held at the desk.
    12/31/2012Mr. Rogers (MI) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
    12/31/2012Considered under suspension of the rules.
    12/31/2012DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 3454.
    12/31/2012At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Rogers (MI) objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was considered as withdrawn.
    12/31/2012Considered as unfinished business.
    12/31/2012Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
    select this voteHouse Vote on Passage12/31/2012S. 3454 (112th): Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
    Presented to President1/02/2013Presented to President.
    Signed1/14/2013Signed by President.
    Enacted1/14/2013Became Public Law No: 112-277.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
    select this voteS. Amdt. 3441Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]December 28, 2012Passed by voice vote on December 27, 2012.

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    Average contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    opposed this bill

    $52
    $453
    $47,966
    $7,738
    $5,469
    $46,034
    $31,964
    YES$139,676
    $0
    $0
    $0
    $0
    $0
    $0
    $0
    NO$0
    0 Organizations Supported and 25 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.

    0 organizations supported this bill

    25 organizations opposed this bill

    American Association of Law Libraries
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    American Civil Liberties Union
    Laura W. Murphy, Michael W. Macleod-Ball, Gabriel Rottman (2012, August 15). Re: Remove Title V from FY2013 Intelligence Authorization Bill; “Anti-Leak” Measure Threatens Freedom of Speech and the Press, Would Also Violate Due Process and Separation of Powers. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ACLU.
    American Society of News Editors
    ASNE staff (2012, December 20). Title V Update. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from ASNE.
    American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Association of College and Research Libraries
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Association of Research Libraries
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Bill of Rights Defense Committee
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Brennan Center for Justice
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Essential Information
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Federation of American Scientists
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Freedom of Information Center
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Government Accountability Project
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    James Madison Project
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    National Coalition Against Censorship
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    National Freedom of Information Coalition
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    National Security Counselors
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    OMB Watch
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Progressive Librarians Guild
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Project on Government Oversight
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Sunlight Foundation
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Sunshine in Government Initiative
    Blum, Rick (2012, August 31). SGI Letter to Senate Intelligence Commmittee Regarding S. 3454 (Intelligence Authorization Act for FY3013). Retrieved December 27, 2012, from Sunshine in Government.
    Understanding Government
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Union of Concerned Scientists
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.
    Washington Coalition for Open Government
    Canterbury, Angela (2012, August 7). POGO and Allies Tell Congress to Keep the Report on Security Clearances. Retrieved December 27, 2012, from POGO.

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    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$2,000Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$41,449Yes
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$21,000Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$3,000Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$83,022Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$0$282,521Yes
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$475,876Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$6,050Yes
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$139,406Yes
    Roy BluntRMO$0$66,275Yes
    John BoozmanRAR$0$2,750Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$869,515Yes
    Scott P. BrownRMA$0$156,786Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$717,821Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$30,050Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$180,368Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$0$79,528Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$0$48,650Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$191,842Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$48,000Yes
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$6,450Yes
    Tom CoburnROK$0$11,450Yes
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$3,800Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$83,688Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$107,867Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$76,144Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$54,850Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$2,300Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$21,650Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$201,971Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$5,050Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$50,198Yes
    Al FrankenDMN$0$975,413Yes
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$919,586Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$24,875Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$41,850Yes
    Kay R. HaganDNC$0$363,598Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$107,448Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$30,500Yes
    Dean HellerRNV$0$32,200Yes
    John HoevenRND$0$7,300Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$4,800Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$14,200Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$29,550Yes
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$2,950Yes
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$17,500Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$108,008Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$0$65,694Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$0$101,480Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$132,415Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$177,276Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$123,928Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$125,650Yes
    Mike LeeRUT$0$5,300Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$0$148,719Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$6,400Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$0$36,774Yes
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$103,515Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$68,550Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$346,030Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$99,750Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$149,700Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$412,353Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$64,633Yes
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$14,800Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$26,900Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$298,604Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$25,900Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$209,934Yes
    Rand PaulRKY$0$10,550Yes
    Rob PortmanROH$0$87,266Yes
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$53,195Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$28,710Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$418,586Yes
    Jim RischRID$0$5,950Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$17,902Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$100,200Yes
    Marco RubioRFL$0$75,752Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$308,053Yes
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$287,498Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$9,400Yes
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$416,775Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$16,500Yes
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$0$58,000Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$163,879Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$503,227Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$36,300Yes
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$74,533Yes
    Mark UdallDCO$0$698,175Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$0$429,403Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$40,000Yes
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$346,259Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$0$10,850Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$170,722Yes
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$33,400Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$71,121Yes

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Vote
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$0$2,000Yes
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$41,449Yes
    Kelly AyotteRNH$0$21,000Yes
    John BarrassoRWY$0$3,000Yes
    Max BaucusDMT$0$83,022Yes
    Mark BegichDAK$0$282,521Yes
    Michael F. BennetDCO$0$475,876Yes
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$6,050Yes
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$0$139,406Yes
    Roy BluntRMO$0$66,275Yes
    John BoozmanRAR$0$2,750Yes
    Barbara BoxerDCA$0$869,515Yes
    Scott P. BrownRMA$0$156,786Yes
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$717,821Yes
    Richard BurrRNC$0$30,050Yes
    Maria CantwellDWA$0$180,368Yes
    Ben CardinDMD$0$79,528Yes
    Tom CarperDDE$0$48,650Yes
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$191,842Yes
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$48,000Yes
    Daniel CoatsRIN$0$6,450Yes
    Tom CoburnROK$0$11,450Yes
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$3,800Yes
    Susan M. CollinsRME$0$83,688Yes
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0Yes
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$0$107,867Yes
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$76,144Yes
    John CornynRTX$0$54,850Yes
    Mike CrapoRID$0$2,300Yes
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$21,650Yes
    Dick DurbinDIL$0$201,971Yes
    Mike EnziRWY$0$5,050Yes
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$50,198Yes
    Al FrankenDMN$0$975,413Yes
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$0$919,586Yes
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$24,875Yes
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$41,850Yes
    Kay R. HaganDNC$0$363,598Yes
    Tom HarkinDIA$0$107,448Yes
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$30,500Yes
    Dean HellerRNV$0$32,200Yes
    John HoevenRND$0$7,300Yes
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$4,800Yes
    Jim InhofeROK$0$14,200Yes
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$29,550Yes
    Mike JohannsRNE$0$2,950Yes
    Ron JohnsonRWI$0$17,500Yes
    Tim JohnsonDSD$0$108,008Yes
    John F. KerryDMA$0$65,694Yes
    Mark KirkRIL$0$101,480Yes
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$132,415Yes
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0Yes
    Jon KylRAZ$0$0Yes
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$0$177,276Yes
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$0$123,928Yes
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$125,650Yes
    Mike LeeRUT$0$5,300Yes
    Carl LevinDMI$0$148,719Yes
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$6,400Yes
    Dick LugarRIN$0$36,774Yes
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$103,515Yes
    John McCainRAZ$0$68,550Yes
    Claire McCaskillDMO$0$346,030Yes
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$99,750Yes
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$149,700Yes
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$0$412,353Yes
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$64,633Yes
    Jerry MoranRKS$0$14,800Yes
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$26,900Yes
    Patty MurrayDWA$0$298,604Yes
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$0$25,900Yes
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$209,934Yes
    Rand PaulRKY$0$10,550Yes
    Rob PortmanROH$0$87,266Yes
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$53,195Yes
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$28,710Yes
    Harry ReidDNV$0$418,586Yes
    Jim RischRID$0$5,950Yes
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$17,902Yes
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$100,200Yes
    Marco RubioRFL$0$75,752Yes
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$308,053Yes
    Brian SchatzDHI$0$0Yes
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$287,498Yes
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$9,400Yes
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$0$416,775Yes
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$16,500Yes
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$0$58,000Yes
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$163,879Yes
    Jon TesterDMT$0$503,227Yes
    John ThuneRSD$0$36,300Yes
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$0$74,533Yes
    Mark UdallDCO$0$698,175Yes
    Tom UdallDNM$0$429,403Yes
    David VitterRLA$0$40,000Yes
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$0$346,259Yes
    Jim WebbDVA$0$10,850Yes
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$170,722Yes
    Roger F. WickerRMS$0$33,400Yes
    Ron WydenDOR$0$71,121Yes

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Book, newspaper & periodical publishing$4,796,592
    Democratic/Liberal$4,603,444
    Environmental policy$3,196,426
    Minority/Ethnic Groups$773,768
    Museums, art galleries, libraries, etc.$546,935
    Human Rights$45,301
    Consumer groups$5,150
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