The Protect America Act of 2007 (PAA), (Pub.L. 110–55, 121 Stat. 552, enacted by S. 1927), is a controversial amendment to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that was signed into law by U.S. President George W. Bush on August 5, 2007. It removed the warrant requirement for government surveillance of foreign intelligence targets "reasonably believed" to be outside of ...
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Aug 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 5, 2007
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 5, 2007.
Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: Aug 6, 2007
Length: 6 pages
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S. 1927 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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