S. 311 (103rd): Telephone Privacy Act of 1993


Feb 4, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dale Bumpers

Senator from Arkansas



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Last Updated: Feb 4, 1993
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend section 2511 of Title 18, United States Code, to make lawful the interception of an oral, wire, or electronic communication that is made with the consent of all parties to the communication.

Summary (CRS)

2/4/1993--Introduced.Telephone Privacy Act of 1993 - Makes lawful the interception of an oral, wire, or electronic communication by a person not acting under color of law where: (1) all parties ... Read more >

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Feb 4, 1993

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 311”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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S. 1973 (105th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 23, 1998

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