S. 1125 (112th): USA PATRIOT Act Improvements Act of 2011


May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick Leahy

Senior Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Jun 6, 2011
Length: 72 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve national security letters, the authorities under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/26/2011--Introduced.USA PATRIOT Act Improvements Act of 2011 - Amends provisions of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA), the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978, the National Security ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 26, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 6, 2011
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1125”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (12D, 1R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1805 (Related)
USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2011

S. 193 (Related)
USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2011

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2011

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