S. 1692 (111th): USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2009


Sep 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 8, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick Leahy

Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Oct 13, 2009
Length: 110 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to extend the sunset of certain provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act and the authority to issue national security letters, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Amends the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 to extend until December 31, 2013, provisions authorizing: (1) roving electronic surveillance; and (2) the production of tangible ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 22, 2009

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Oct 8, 2009
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1692”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (5D, 1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 290 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2011

H.R. 3845 (Related)
USA PATRIOT Amendments Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 5, 2009

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