Amendment requires the director of National Intelligence to provide written notice to Congress explaining the failure of the executive branch to implement the National Counterterrorism Center, as provided by law, by the deadlines imposed, including the failure by the President to nominate an individual to serve as Director of the National Counterterrorism Center.

Purpose:

An amendment printed in part B of House Report 109-141 to require the President, if the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) is not fully operational by June 17, 2005, to provide Congress written justification as to why the Center is not fully operational. Justification would be required to be updated every thirty days until the NCTC is fully implemented and operational.

House Amendment Code:

(A002)

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