S. 2455 (109th): Terrorist Surveillance Act of 2006

Introduced:

Mar 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael “Mike” DeWine

Senator from Ohio

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2006
Length: 26 pages

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.

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History

Mar 16, 2006
 
Introduced

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Sep 13, 2006
 
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