A bill to make the stealing and selling of telephone records a criminal offense.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 2, 2006
Length: 8 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“As Hewlett Packard Investigation Unfolds, Schumer Blasts Senate Republicans For Blocking Bipartisan Bill Criminalizing Sale Of Cell Phone Call Logs”
— Sen. Charles “Chuck” Schumer [D-NY] (Sponsor) on Sep 22, 2006
Jan 18, 2006
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Mar 2, 2006
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S. 2178 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2178. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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