FISA

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Noun1.FISA - an act passed by Congress in 1978 to establish procedures for requesting judicial authorization for foreign intelligence surveillance and to create the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court; intended to increase United States counterintelligence; separate from ordinary law enforcement surveillance
legislative act, statute - an act passed by a legislative body
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The bill revises the definition of entities that must be registered as a FISO by deleting the exemption for entities that are owned, operated, or controlled by certain licensed entities.
She is the author of "Fit In Stand Out, Mastering the FISO Factor: The Key to Leadership Effectiveness in Business and Life," published by McGraw-Hill in 2005.
In her book Fit In, Stand Out--Mastering the FISO Factor for Success in Business and Life, Blythe McGarvie points to the importance of the FISO Factor--knowing when to fit in and when to stand out.