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Key Votes

S Amdt 3907 - Striking Telecommunications Companies' Civil Immunity for Surveillance - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Ben Nelson voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Note

NOTE: THIS IS AN AMENDMENT TO A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT. A SUBSTITUTE AMENDMENT REPLACES THE ENTIRE TEXT OF A PIECE OF LEGISLATION WITH A NEW TEXT.

Stage Details

Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (31-67) - (Key vote)

Title: Striking Telecommunications Companies' Civil Immunity for Surveillance

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that strikes Title II from the bill, in effect striking the civil immunity provisions for telecommunications providers and other electronic communications providers that have provided electronic surveillance.

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NOTE: THIS LEGISLATION NEEDED A THREE-FIFTHS MAJORITY VOTE TO PASS.

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Striking Telecommunications Companies' Civil Immunity for Surveillance

Sponsors

  • Christopher J. 'Chris' Dodd (CT - D) (Out Of Office)

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