Foreign intelligence surveillance act of 1976

hearing before the Subcommittee on Criminal Laws and Procedures of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-fourth Congress, second session, on S. 743, S. 1888 and S. 3197, March 29, 30, 1976.
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An Act To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of to establish a procedure for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence, and for other purposes.

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Like Title III of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of (the "Wiretap Act"), the FISA legislation was the result of congressional investigations into Federal surveillance activities conducted in the name of national security.

In the Senate established the Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, headed by Senator Frank Church of Idaho. The Church Committee’s reports exposed abuses and led to legislation governing domestic and foreign surveillance—most notably, the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of APA.

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Before the enactment of the Protect America Act inwhen U.S. agencies sought to conduct foreign intelligence surveillance on U.S. soil, they had to make a showing to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) that there was probable cause to believe that the target of surveillance was a “foreign power” or an “agent of a.

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Congress. "The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA)", 50 U.S.C. et seq., as passed inprovided a statutory framework for the use of electronic surveillance in the context of foreign intelligence gathering. In so doing, Congress sought to strike a delicate balance between national security interests and personal privacy rights.

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The FISA Amendments Act ofalso called the FAA and Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of Amendments Act ofis an Act of Congress that amended the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.

It has been used as the legal basis for surveillance programs disclosed by Edward Snowden inincluding PRISM. authority have been suggested. Under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of (FISA), the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) reviews government applications to conduct surveillance and engage in data collection for foreign intelligence purposes, and the FISA Court of Review reviews rulings of the FISC.

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The President may authorize wiretaps for up to one year without a warrant, so long as it is an issue of national security.

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–55 (text), Stat.enacted by S. ), is a controversial amendment to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that was signed into law by U.S. President George W. Bush on August 5, It removed the warrant requirement for government surveillance of foreign intelligence targets "reasonably believed" to be outside the.