Support Adoption of Reader Privacy Amendment in House of Representatives

Three controversial provisions of the USA PATRIOT Act, including Section 215, the “library provision,” are scheduled to expire on February 28, 2011, unless Congress votes to extend or amend the provisions before that date. The looming deadline has sparked several legislative initiatives, including one initiative, S. 290, sponsored by Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt), that would provide greater privacy protections for library and bookstore...

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