Apr 28, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 2, 2015
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 2, 2015.
Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2015
Length: 46 pages
About the 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 USA Freedom Act (H.R. 2048, Pub.L. 114–23) is a U.S. law enacted on June 2, 2015 that restored in modified form several provisions of the Patriot Act, which had expired the day before. The act imposes some new limits on the bulk collection of telecommunication metadata on U.S. citizens by American intelligence agencies, including ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2048 — 114th Congress: USA FREEDOM Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2048
“H.R. 2048 — 114th Congress: USA FREEDOM Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. September 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2048>
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