ABSTRACT

Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA): Background and Issues for Congress [June 30, 2020]   [open pdf - 1MB]

From the Document: "This report traces the history of the Foreign Agents Registration Act [FARA]. It begins with a legislative history of FARA, including its enactment in 1938 and major amendments in 1942, 1966, and 1995. It next includes a section-by-section analysis of the current law. Then, issues for Congress are considered. These issues include recent legislative proposals to amend aspects of FARA and other administrative considerations. This report does not include issues related to foreign interference in elections or campaign finance, which are not directly covered by FARA."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, R46435
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2020-06-30
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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