H.R.2014: Telephone Records Protection Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about crime and law enforcement
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Sponsor Justin Amash, R-Mich.
Total Cosponsors 29 (8 Democrats, 21 Republicans)
Introduced May 16, 2013
Latest Major Action June 14, 2013
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Bill Summary

Telephone Records Protection Act - Repeals a provision of the federal criminal code requiring a provider of electronic communication service or remote computing service to disclose to a governmental entity local and long distance telephone connection records, or records of session times and durations, of a subscriber to or customer of such service when such entity uses an administrative subpoena authorized by a federal or state statute or federal or state grand jury or trial subpoena.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
May 16, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.