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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 8, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 12, 2007
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 12, 2007.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2006
Length: 4 pages
To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen protections for law enforcement officers and the public by providing criminal penalties for the fraudulent acquisition or unauthorized disclosure of phone records.
1/12/2007--Public Law.Telephone Records and Privacy Protection Act of 2006 - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit the obtaining, in interstate or foreign commerce, of confidential phone records information from ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4709”). 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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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 8, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4709 — 109th Congress: Telephone Records and Privacy Protection Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4709
“H.R. 4709 — 109th Congress: Telephone Records and Privacy Protection Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4709>
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