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Mar 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on September 13, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Ohio
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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2006
Length: 26 pages
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.
9/13/2006--Reported to Senate without amendment.Terrorist Surveillance Act of 2006 - Allows the President to authorize a Terrorist Surveillance Program (Program) of electronic surveillance without a court order for periods of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s2455>
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