BIll Expands Wiretapping Authority
- Cable wiretap bills connect. Hatch, David // Electronic Media;10/8/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 41, p3
Reports the passage on the wiretapping bills on cable services. Part of the anti-terrorism campaign; Conflict on customer notification on wiretapping; Comments from House Commerce Chairman Representative Billy Tauzin regarding cable wiretap measure.
- No need to gut '84 Cable Act. Crain, Rance // Electronic Media;10/8/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 41, p13
Editorial. Comments on the provision of Cable Act of 1984. Launch of campaign for expansion of law enforcement powers; Part of the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2001; Fear of cable operators of legal repercussion for complying with wiretap orders; Vigilance towards attempts to throw civil protection...
- Answering The Fed's Call. Kerben, Jason // Wireless Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 40, p41
Focuses on the impact of the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2001 passed by the United States (U.S.) Congress on the operations of the wireless communications industry. Relevance of the wiretapping issue to the industry; Laws governing the use of wiretapping in intelligence community; Information on...
- ISPs are on the front lines in terrorism fight. McCarthy, Bill // Satellite Broadband;Dec2001, Vol. 2 Issue 12, p24
Deals with the role of Internet service providers (ISP) in the U.S. war on terrorism under the USA Patriot Act. Terrorism-related issues covered by the bill; Information on the electronic surveillance and wiretap amendments contained in the legislation; Reluctance of ISP to speak about the law.
- TAP DANCE. Finder, Joseph // New Republic;9/16/96-9/23/96, Vol. 215 Issue 12/13, p14
Defends the authorization for expanded use of wiretaps under a terrorism bill sponsored in the U.S. House of Representatives. Difference between an ordinary and multi point wiretaps; Legal procedure followed in authorizing wiretaps; Actual process in implementing a law enforcement wiretap;...
- McCollum backs off some CALEA changes. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;05/18/98, Vol. 17 Issue 20, p1
Discusses issues raised in the United States with regards to a digital wiretap law which companies have to comply with by October 25, 1998. Information on Representative Bill McCollum and his uncertainty over whether to amend the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act of 1994;...
- House Democrats offer new surveillance measure. Soraghan, Mike; Raju, Manu // Hill;3/12/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 29, p4
The article reports on House Democrat's launch of a legislative bill which would resolve the unsettled issue of warrantless wiretapping in the U.S.
- Congress and FCC behind power curve on network security/privacy. Toth, Victor J. // Business Communications Review;Nov94, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p61
Reports on the amending of the privacy/wiretap sections of the United States Criminal Code for the interception of communications for law enforcement purposes by the United States Congress. Effect on wiretapping effectivity; Effect on telecommunications carriers; Fines.
- Libertarian Party Condemns New Domestic Spying Program. Davis, Andrew // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX);8/22/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 34, p11
The article reports on the disapproval of the U.S. Libertarian Party about the legalization of the government's warrantless wiretaps by amending the 1975 Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA).