Amendment requires law enforcement to report back to a court within 15 days of using the roving aspect of a warrant; and requires law enforcement to report on the total number of electronic surveillances that have been conducted.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 3 printed in part B of House Report 109-178 to increase the oversight over the use of roving wiretaps by requiring an applicant to notify the issuing judge within a reasonable time, as determined by the court but not more than 15 days, of the change of surveillance from the initial facility or place to a new one. Also requires the applicant to specify the total number of electronic surveillances that have been or are being conducted.

House Amendment Code:

(A002)

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