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Stopping Mass Hacking Act

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A bill to repeal certain amendments made to rule 41 of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure.


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02/16/2017Introduced in Senate

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02/16/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
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Cosponsors (5)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Paul, Rand [R-KY]* 02/16/2017
Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]* 02/16/2017
Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT]* 02/16/2017
Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT]* 02/16/2017
Sen. Lee, Mike [R-UT]* 02/16/2017

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Senate Judiciary02/16/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (02/16/2017)

Stopping Mass Hacking Act

This bill repeals an amendment to rule 41 (Search and Seizure) of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure that took effect on December 1, 2016. The amendment allows a federal magistrate judge to issue a warrant to use remote access to search computers and seize electronically stored information located inside or outside that judge's district in specific circumstances.