H.R.4414 - SHIELD Privacy Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Meek, Kendrick B. [D-FL-17] (Introduced 05/20/2004)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||06/09/2004 Referred to the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and the Census. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4414 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/20/2004)
Establishes the Commission on Privacy, Freedom, and Homeland Security to conduct a legal and factual study relating to U.S. efforts to further homeland security in a manner that protects privacy, civil liberties, and individual freedoms. Requires the Commission to: (1) conduct at least two field hearings in the five geographical regions of the United States; and (2) appoint a Director. Instructs the Commission to arrange with the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences for assistance in studying specified matters respecting such study, including the impact of Federal legislation enacted since September 11, 2001, or pending before Congress, on civil liberties.
Terminates the Commission 30 days after the Commission submits a report of its findings, recommendations, and conclusions.