About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to limit governmental search and seizure of materials possessed by persons involved in First Amendment Activities, to provide a remedy for persons aggrieved by violations of the provisions of this Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.S. 855 (identical)
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 1979S. 1790 (Related)Privacy Protection Act of 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1980
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3486 — 96th Congress: Documentary Materials Privacy Protection Act of 1980. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3486
“H.R. 3486 — 96th Congress: Documentary Materials Privacy Protection Act of 1980.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. May 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr3486>
|title=H.R. 3486 (96th)
|accessdate=May 6, 2016
|author=96th Congress (1979)
|date=April 5, 1979
|quote=Documentary Materials Privacy Protection Act of 1980