Updated for 2013, The U.S Intelligence Community Law Sourcebook, is your complete guide to important national security law source material, including relevant federal statutes, intelligence authorization acts, executive orders, attorney general and the director of national intelligence guidelines,...
Updated for 2013, The U.S Intelligence Community Law Sourcebook, is your complete guide to important national security law source material, including relevant federal statutes, intelligence authorization acts, executive orders, attorney general and the director of national intelligence guidelines, and proposed significant legislation affecting the U.S. intelligence community. Adding context, this 4th edition also includes the full text of President Obama's 2013 speech at the National Defense University related to national security and the rule of law. This comprehensive collection of the laws, rules and regulations governing the United States Intelligence Community, and the carefully chosen context material is an invaluable resource for lawyers, academics, journalists and corporate officers alike.
This 2013 volume of the U.S. Intelligence Community Law Sourcebook marks the 4th Edition of this publication. This year, we continue to develop and strengthen the volume in accord with the feedback we receive from leading national security law practitioners. We have also expanded the editorial team this year, strengthening Andrew Borene's efforts with the formally recognized additions of Adam Pearlman and Harvey Rishikof.
I. CONTEXT AND COMMENTARY
This section provides a selection of relevant new commentary on law related to the US Intelligence Community in 2013, in the form of relevant U.S. Government officials' publicly available speeches or remarks. It is designed to provide context of public issues that professionals in the field faced during the current publication period. Includes President Barack Obama's Remarks on National Security and Law.
II. STATUTES, ORDERS, AND POLICY DOCUMENTS
This section provides a selected overview of laws, executive orders, and policy related to the
U.S. Intelligence Community in 2013. It is designed to provide a general picture of the law of
III. CONGRESS AND SIGNIFICANT PROPOSED LEGISLATION IN 2013
Not law, this section includes bills currently in Congress which could have significant
impact on the intelligence community in 2013.