All Information (Except Text) for S.1654 - Email Privacy Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lee, Mike [R-UT] (Introduced 07/27/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/27/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
Email Privacy Act
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Official Titles as Introduced
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to update the privacy protections for electronic communications information that is stored by third-party service providers in order to protect consumer privacy interests while meeting law enforcement needs, and for other purposes.
Actions Overview (1)
|07/27/2017||Introduced in Senate|
All Actions (1)
|07/27/2017||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
Action By: Senate
|Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT]*||07/27/2017|
|Sen. Heller, Dean [R-NV]*||07/27/2017|
|Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH]*||07/27/2017|
|Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT]*||07/27/2017|
|Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]*||07/27/2017|
|Sen. Gardner, Cory [R-CO]*||07/27/2017|
|Sen. Franken, Al [D-MN]*||07/27/2017|
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|Senate Judiciary||07/27/2017||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (07/27/2017)
Email Privacy Act
This bill amends the federal criminal code to revise provisions that limit an electronic communication service (ECS) or remote communication service (RCS) provider from disclosing the contents of a wire or electronic communication that is in electronic storage.
Additionally, it revises the standards for the government to compel an ECS or RCS provider to disclose contents of a wire or electronic communication or noncontent records or information pertaining to a subscriber or customer.
An ECS or RCS provider may notify a subscriber or customer of the receipt of a warrant, court order, subpoena, or request, unless the government obtains an order for delayed notification.
The bill revises the process for obtaining a delayed notification order and lengthens the maximum duration of a delayed notification order.