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- Full Title
A bill to amend section 2511 of title 18, United States Code, to revise the consent exception to the prohibiton on the interception of oral, wire, or electronic communications.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 1993
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7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)(joined Apr 23, 1998)(joined Apr 23, 1998)(joined Apr 23, 1998)(joined Apr 23, 1998)(joined Apr 23, 1998)(joined May 7, 1998)(joined May 13, 1998)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1973 — 105th Congress: Telephone Privacy Act of 1998. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1973
“S. 1973 — 105th Congress: Telephone Privacy Act of 1998.” www.GovTrack.us. 1998. May 23, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1973>
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