Feingold Act Amis to Protect Readers' Privacy

September 2003
Book Publishing Report;9/22/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 36, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the introduction of legislation that would legal safeguard surrounding government searches of libraries and bookstores, proposed by Senator Russell Feingold, and co-sponsored by several other senators including Edward Kennedy and John Corzine in the U.S. Name of the legislation; Objective of the legislation to protect the privacy of American citizens by limiting the ability of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to obtain library, bookstore and other personal information.


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