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.
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 21, 2006
Length: 4 pages
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.
H.R. 4709 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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