S. 2336 (111th): USA PATRIOT Reauthorization Act of 2009

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Introduced:

Oct 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions

Senator from Alabama

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2009
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to safeguard intelligence collection and enact a fair and responsible reauthorization of the 3 expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvements and Reauthorization Act.

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History

Oct 29, 2009
 
Introduced

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4 cosponsors (3R, 1I) (show)
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Related Bills

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

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 5, 2009

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

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 8, 2009

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