Bill Text — May 27, 2011
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May 23, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Junior Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: May 24, 2011
Length: 10 pages
A bill to modify the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 and to require judicial review of National Security Letters and Suspicious Activity Reports to prevent unreasonable searches and for other purposes.
5/23/2011--Introduced.Fourth Amendment Restoration Act - Amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA) to impose limits on roving electronic surveillance by revising specifications and adding directions required to be ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 25, 2011
Enacted — Signed by the President
May 26, 2011
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