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S. 290 (112th): USA PATRIOT Act Sunset Extension Act of 2011

A bill to extend the sunset of certain provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Leahy

Senator from Vermont

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 4, 2011
Length: 72 pages

See Instead:

S. 193 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Mar 10, 2011

History

Feb 3, 2011
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Feb 4, 2011
 
Ordered Reported

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

S. 290 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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