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H.R. 2233 (114th): End Warrantless Surveillance of Americans Act

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To amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to clarify the prohibition on warrantless searching of collections of communications for United States persons, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Ted Poe

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 5, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
May 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Poe stands with apple, tech companies in fight to protect the fourth amendment
    — Rep. Ted Poe [R-TX2, 2005-2018] (Sponsor) on Feb 19, 2016

Poe hails house passage of amendment to protect americans digital privacy
    — Rep. Ted Poe [R-TX2, 2005-2018] (Sponsor) on Jun 11, 2015

POE, LOFGREN & MASSIE INTRODUCE BILL TO END WARRANTLESS SURVEILLANCE OF AMERICANS
    — Rep. Ted Poe [R-TX2, 2005-2018] (Sponsor) on May 5, 2015

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History

May 5, 2015
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2233 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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