A bill to amend the USA PATRIOT ACT to place reasonable limitations on the use of surveillance and the issuance of search warrants, and for other purposes.
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Oct 2, 2003
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1709 (108th).
Apr 6, 2005
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S. 737 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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