H.R. 5018 (106th): Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 2000

To amend title 18, United States Code, to modify certain provisions of law relating to the interception of communications, and for other purposes.

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Jul 27, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 26, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles Canady

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 4, 2000
Length: 26 pages


Jul 27, 2000

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Sep 26, 2000
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H.R. 5018 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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