A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to update the privacy protections for electronic communications information that is stored by third-party service providers in order to protect consumer privacy interests while meeting law enforcement needs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Utah. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2017
Length: 13 pages
Feb 6, 2017
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 387 (115th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 1654 (115th).
Jul 27, 2017
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S. 1654 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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