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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Ohio. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 13, 2006
Length: 26 pages
Mar 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 13, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 16, 2006
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 13, 2006
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 2455 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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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