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S. 607 (113th): Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act of 2013

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A bill to improve the provisions relating to the privacy of electronic communications.

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Sponsor and status

Patrick Leahy

Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 16 pages
Introduced
Mar 19, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Comment Of Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), Chairman, Senate Committee On The Judiciary On IRS Email Access Policy And The Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act of 2013 (S. 607)
    — Sen. Patrick Leahy [D-VT] (Sponsor) on Apr 15, 2013

Kansas Common Sense - Senate and House Should Not Walk Away from VA Reform
    — Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 28, 2014

Rep. Graves’ Email Privacy Act Gaining Broad Support
    — Rep. Tom Graves [R-GA14] on May 24, 2013

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History

Mar 19, 2013
 
Introduced

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Apr 25, 2013
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 607 (113th) 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 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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