To prohibit the Government from requiring any person to assist in devising a method for breaking the encryption of a wire or oral communication.
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Mar 22, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 22, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 22, 2016
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 4839 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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