Senate Bill 3501
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A bill to provide a 77-day extension of certain authorities for foreign intelligence and international terrorism investigations, and for other purposes.
Active
Active
Passed Senate on Mar 16, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 16, 2020
Latest Action
Mar 16, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3501
Congress
116
Policy Area
Armed Forces and National Security
Armed Forces and National Security
Primary focus of measure is military operations and spending, facilities, procurement and weapons, personnel, intelligence; strategic materials; war and emergency powers; veterans’ issues. Measures concerning alliances and collective security, arms sales and military assistance, or arms control may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Kentucky
Passed
March 16, 2020
Type
Voice Vote
Voice Vote
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Voice Vote.
Summary

This bill extends through May 30, 2020, certain authorities related to foreign intelligence gathering, such as those relating to accessing certain business records and treating individual terrorists as agents of foreign powers for intelligence purposes.

Text (2)
Actions (6)
03/16/2020
Held at the desk.
03/16/2020
Received in the House.
03/16/2020
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
03/16/2020
Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1753; text: CR S1753)
03/16/2020
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Introduced in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Voice Vote.
03/16/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Mar 17, 2020 4:27:08 AM
Updated
Sep 15, 2020 4:23:50 AM