- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The house has not voted
- The senate has not votedIntroducedApril 21st, 2015
The PATRIOT Act has played an instrumental role in protecting the U.S. from acts of terror since its enactment. Allowing crucial portions of it to expire or be significantly reformed would jeopardize national security.
Some elements of the PATRIOT Act may be necessary, but to leave it completely untouched and unreformed ignores the public’s concerns about the violation of innocent Americans’ civil liberties.