S. 1164 (107th): Location Privacy Protection Act of 2001


Jul 11, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 11, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Edwards

Senator from North Carolina



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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the enhanced protection of the privacy of location information of users of location-based services and applications, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/11/2001--Introduced.Location Privacy Protection Act of 2001 - Directs the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to complete a rulemaking proceeding for further protecting the privacy of location information of customers of location-based ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 11, 2001

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1164”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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