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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
A bill to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to provide additional procedures for authorizing certain acquisitions of foreign intelligence information and for other purposes.
8/5/2007--Public Law.Protect America Act of 2007 - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to state that nothing under its definition of "electronic surveillance" shall be construed to ... Read more >
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Aug 3, 2007
Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Aug 3, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1927 — 110th Congress: Protect America Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1927
“S. 1927 — 110th Congress: Protect America Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1927>
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