Summary: S.1539 — 95th Congress (1977-1978)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (05/16/1977)

Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1978 - Title I: Intelligence Activities Authorizes funds for appropriation for the intelligence activities of the following agencies: (1) Central Intelligence Agency; (2) Defense Intelligence Agency; (3) Office of the Secretary of Defense; (4) National Security Agency; (5) the military service; (6) Department of State; (7) Department of the Treasury; (8) Energy Research and Development Administration; (9) Federal Bureau of Investigation; and (10) Drug Enforcement Administration.

Directs the Select Committee on Intelligence of the Senate to prepare a classified report to reflect the final authorization action of the Congress.

Title II: Intelligence Community Staff - Authorizes the appropriation of $8,950,000 for the Intelligence Community Staff. Authorizes an end strength of 170 full-time employees for such Staff. States that the activities of the Staff shall be governed by the Director of Central Intelligence.

Title III: Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System - Authorizes the appropriation of $35,100,000 for the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System.