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8/3/2007--Introduced.Protect America Act of 2007 - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to provide that a court order is not required for the electronic surveillance of communication ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Aug 3, 2007
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Aug 3, 2007
A vote on the bill failed in the Senate. The bill is now dead.
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Protect America Act of 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 5, 2007
Improving Foreign Intelligence Surveillance to Defend the Nation and the Constitution Act of 2007
Failed Under Suspension
Last Action: Aug 3, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2011 — 110th Congress: A bill entitled “The Protect America Act of 2007”.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2011
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