H.R. 3845 (111th): USA PATRIOT Amendments Act of 2009


Oct 20, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 29, 2010
Length: 38 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend and modify authorities needed to combat terrorism and protect civil liberties, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

USA PATRIOT Act Amendments Act of 2009 - TitleI - USA PATRIOT Act Related AmendmentsSection101 - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to require an ex parte ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 20, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 5, 2009
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3845”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2336 (Related)
USA PATRIOT Reauthorization Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 29, 2009

S. 1692 (Related)
USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 8, 2009

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