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Sep 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on September 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2009
Length: 103 pages
A bill to place reasonable safeguards on the use of surveillance and other authorities under the USA PATRIOT Act, and for other purposes.
9/17/2009--Introduced.Judicious Use of Surveillance Tools In Counterterrorism Efforts Act of 2009 or the JUSTICE Act - Revises requirements for the issuance of and public reporting on national security letters and ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1686 — 111th Congress: Judicious Use of Surveillance Tools In Counterterrorism Efforts Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1686
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