H.R.3332: State Secrets Protection Act

About This Bill

Bill Summary

State Secrets Protection Act - Declares that in any civil action brought in federal or state court, the government has a privilege to refuse to give information and to prevent any person from giving information only if the government shows that public disclosure of the information that the government seeks to protect would be reasonably likely to cause significant harm to the national defense or the diplomatic relations of the United States. ...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 27, 2014
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Jan. 27, 2014
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
Oct. 23, 2013
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Oct. 23, 2013

Introduced in the House by Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.)

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