About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to provide in statute for the conduct of electronic surveillance of suspected terrorists for the purposes of protecting the American people, the Nation, and its interests from terrorist attack while ensuring that the civil liberties of United States citizens are safeguarded, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
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3 cosponsors (3R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 2455 — 109th Congress: Terrorist Surveillance Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2455
“S. 2455 — 109th Congress: Terrorist Surveillance Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. July 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2455>
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