S. 1599 (113th): Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ending Eavesdropping, Dragnet-collection, and Online Monitoring Act

Introduced:

Oct 29, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 29, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Leahy

Senior Senator from Vermont

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2013
Length: 118 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and use other forms of information gathering for foreign intelligence, counterterrorism, and criminal purposes, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 29, 2013
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
22 cosponsors (19D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

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