S. 1725 (111th): Retroactive Immunity Repeal Act

Introduced:
Sep 29, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Christopher Dodd
Senator from Connecticut
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 29, 2009
Length
2 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 29, 2009
Referred to Committee Sep 29, 2009
 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to remove retroactive immunity protection for electronic communications service providers that participated in the Terrorist Surveillance Program and for other purposes.

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9/29/2009--Introduced.
Retroactive Immunity Repeal Act - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to repeal provisions relating to retroactive immunity protection for electronic communication service providers that participated in the Terrorist Surveillance Program.

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