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This document is a redline of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) of 2015, reflecting the changes made by the Manager’s Amendment. The Senate is expected to consider CISA on the Senate floor this week.
We the undersigned human rights and civil liberties organizations and trade associations write to convey our significant concerns with a provision in the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 (S. 1705). Section 603 of the Act would require all providers of Internet communications services to report to government authorities when they obtain “actual knowledge” of apparent “terrorist activity” on their services—a broad term that could encompass both speech and conduct.