H.R. 7118 (110th): Travelers’ Privacy Protection Act of 2008

Introduced:

Sep 26, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 26, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Adam Smith

Representative for Washington's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 29 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To protect citizens and legal residents of the United States from unreasonable searches and seizures of electronic equipment at the border, and for other purposes.

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History

Sep 26, 2008
 
Introduced

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