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 Decade: 2000-2009
 Collection: Congressional Research Service Reports
Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR): The U-2 Aircraft and Global Hawk UAV Programs

Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR): The U-2 Aircraft and Global Hawk UAV Programs

Date: December 1, 2000
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A & Bolkcom, Christopher
Description: Among airborne intelligence, surveillance, and reconaissance (ISR) platforms, the U-2 Dragon Lady and the RQ-4A Global Hawk are especially valuable. This report discusses how best to use existing and planned manned and unmanned ISR aircraft to most effectively satisfy the Department of Defense's (Dod) requirements for timely and accurate information on enemy forces.
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: October 27, 2004
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: December 9, 2004
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: February 1, 2005
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Encryption Export Controls

Encryption Export Controls

Date: January 11, 2001
Creator: Grimmett, Jeanne J
Description: This report discusses encryption export controls, beginning with background on the development and use of encryption, and continuing with a description of export controls imposed under the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) and the Export Administration Act (EAA); a discussion of recent federal court rulings in First Amendment challenges to AECA and EAA regulations; and a summary of 106th Congress legislation aimed at liberalizing law and policy affecting encryption exports.
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Domestic Intelligence in the United Kingdom: Applicability of the MI-5 Model to the United States

Domestic Intelligence in the United Kingdom: Applicability of the MI-5 Model to the United States

Date: May 19, 2003
Creator: Masse, Todd M
Description: This paper summarizes pending legislation relating to domestic intelligence, briefly explains the jurisdiction and functions of MI-5, and describes some of the factors that may be relevant to a discussion regarding the applicability of the MI-5 domestic intelligence model to the United States.
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: July 11, 2002
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: October 1, 2002
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: July 19, 2002
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: November 25, 2002
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: December 16, 2002
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: January 24, 2003
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: March 6, 2003
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: April 10, 2003
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: May 15, 2003
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: June 20, 2003
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: August 5, 2003
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: October 6, 2003
Creator: Best Jr., Richard A
Description: None
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The National Intelligence Council: Issues and Options for Congress

The National Intelligence Council: Issues and Options for Congress

Date: September 2, 2009
Creator: Best, Richard A., Jr.
Description: The purpose of this report to describe the statutory provisions that authorize the National Intelligence Council (NIC), provide a brief history of its work, and review its role within the federal government. The report will focus on congressional interaction with the NIC and describe various options for modifying congressional oversight.
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National Security Letters in Foreign Intelligence Investigations: Legal Background and Recent Amendments

National Security Letters in Foreign Intelligence Investigations: Legal Background and Recent Amendments

Date: September 8, 2009
Creator: Doyle, Charles
Description: This report discusses the National Security Letters (NSLs), which seek customer and consumer transaction information in national security investigations from communications providers, financial institutions, and credit agencies.
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The National Intelligence Council: Issues and Options for Congress

The National Intelligence Council: Issues and Options for Congress

Date: April 10, 2009
Creator: Best, Richard A, Jr.
Description: This report to describe the statutory provisions that authorize the National Intelligence Council (NIC), provide a brief history of its work, and review its role within the federal government. The report will focus on congressional interaction with the NIC and describe various options for modifying congressional oversight.
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The Department of Homeland Security Intelligence Enterprise: Operational Overview and Oversight Challenges for Congress

The Department of Homeland Security Intelligence Enterprise: Operational Overview and Oversight Challenges for Congress

Date: May 27, 2009
Creator: Randol, Mark A.
Description: This report provides an overview of Department of Homeland Security Intelligence (DHSI) both at headquarters and within the components. It examines how DHSI is organized and supports key departmental activities to include homeland security analysis and threat warning; border security; critical infrastructure protection; and support to, and the sharing of information with, state, local, tribal, and private sector partners. It also discusses several oversight challenges and options that Congress may consider on certain issues.
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: April 10, 2006
Creator: Best, Richard A., Jr.
Description: This report discusses legislative initiatives to address the challenges facing the U.S. Intelligence Community in the 21st century.
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Intelligence Issues for Congress

Intelligence Issues for Congress

Date: July 12, 2006
Creator: Best , Richard A., Jr.
Description: This report discusses legislative initiatives to address the challenges facing the U.S. Intelligence Community in the 21st century.
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