H.R. 3486 (96th): Documentary Materials Privacy Protection Act of 1980

Introduced:

Apr 5, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 22, 1980 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

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 titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 5, 1979
 
Introduced

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Sep 22, 1980
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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