FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012

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    112TH UNITED STATES CONGRESS
    2ND SESSION


    An Act
    To extend the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 for five years.


    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

    Section 1. Short Title.[edit]

    This Act may be cited as the "FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012"

    Section 2. Five-year extension of FISA Amendments Act of 2008.[edit]

    (a) Extension.—
    Section 403(b) of the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 (Public Law 110–261; 122 Stat. 2474) is amended—
    (1) in paragraph (1), by striking “December 31, 2012” and inserting “December 31, 2017”; and
    (2) in paragraph (2) in the material preceding subparagraph (A), by striking “December 31, 2012” and inserting “December 31, 2017”.
    (b) Conforming Amendment.—
    The heading of section 404(b)(1) of the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 (Public Law 110–261; 122 Stat. 2476) is amended by striking “December 31, 2012” and inserting “December 31, 2017”.

    Approved December 30, 2012.


    Legislative History[edit]

    • CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 157 (2011):
      • Sep. 12, considered and passed House.
      • Dec. 28, considered and passed Senate.