To prevent the mass collection of records of innocent Americans under section 501 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978, as amended by section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act, and to provide for greater accountability and transparency in the implementation of the USA PATRIOT Act and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 17, 2013
Length: 9 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on June 17, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Conyers, Nadler, and Scott Call for Immediate Congressional Action to Curb Privacy Abuses”
— Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 22, 2013
“Polis Introduces Bipartisan NSA Amendment to Defense Appropriations”
— Rep. Jared Polis [D-CO2, 2009-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 24, 2013
Jun 17, 2013
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H.R. 2399 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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