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H.R.5925 Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 18, 2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on the Judiciary - Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations

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    • Drones: Not for Big Brother or nosy neighbor - July 28, 2012 by gilfoil - ... which do not address private use – were introduced in both Houses of Congress last month as the Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act of 2012: known as H.R. 5925 in the House and introduced by Rep.

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      As noted by gilfoil on July 28, 2012, "... which do not address private use – were introduced in both Houses of Congress last month as the Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act of 2012: known as H.R. 5925 in the House and introduced by Rep." (/url?q=http://www.counterplot.org/2012/07/27/drones-not-for-big-brother-or-nosy-neighbor/&sa=U&ei=CysVUIecN5Oa8gSPhYC4Bw&ved=0CDAQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNFf9lyH57Kizj2EEpOdFA1rU5bfoQ)
    • How they do drone on, er do drones : NO QUARTER - July 22, 2012 by Bronwyn's Harbor - A bill “to protect individual privacy against unwarranted governmental intrusion through the use of the unmanned aerial vehicles” (HR 5925) was introduced in the House of Representatives on June 7 by Rep. Austin Scott.

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      As noted by Bronwyn's Harbor on July 22, 2012, "A bill “to protect individual privacy against unwarranted governmental intrusion through the use of the unmanned aerial vehicles” (HR 5925) was introduced in the House of Representatives on June 7 by Rep. Austin Scott." (/url?q=http://www.noquarterusa.net/blog/69390/how-they-do-drone-on/&sa=U&ei=QoEOUOahHYXo2QXa7YDwDA&ved=0CDgQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNHqtt2Icc4gKW6Xyud7byxulxoGsg)
    • Rand Paul to the Rescue: Authors Bill to Stop Federal Drone Spying ... - July 21, 2012 by Tom DeWeese - Paul has introduced his bill into the Senate and Congressman Austin Scott of Georgia has authored a similar bill in the House of Representatives (HR 5925) to stop the illegal and unwarranted surveillance of American citizens ...

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      As noted by Tom DeWeese on July 21, 2012, "Paul has introduced his bill into the Senate and Congressman Austin Scott of Georgia has authored a similar bill in the House of Representatives (HR 5925) to stop the illegal and unwarranted surveillance of American citizens ..." (/url?q=http://www.libertyroundtable.com/2012/07/21/rand-paul-to-the-rescue-authors-bill-to-stop-federal-drone-spying/&sa=U&ei=QoEOUOahHYXo2QXa7YDwDA&ved=0CCgQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNHPeuhytGPAjrvGKYuUiIhzPHcy_A)

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    • EPIC Asks Congress to Adopt Privacy Safeguards for Drones - July 20, 2012 by jdsupra.com - 35 Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act of 2012, H.R. 5925, 112th Cong. (2012), available at http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-­‐bin/query/z?c112:H.R.5925:. EPIC Testimony 7 July 19, 2012 Aerial Surveillance and Privacy Committee on Homeland ...

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      As noted by jdsupra.com on July 20, 2012, "35 Preserving Freedom from Unwarranted Surveillance Act of 2012, H.R. 5925, 112th Cong. (2012), available at http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-­‐bin/query/z?c112:H.R.5925:. EPIC Testimony 7 July 19, 2012 Aerial Surveillance and Privacy Committee on Homeland ..." (http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/jdsupra-83369/)
    • Stop Federal Drone Spying! Support Senator Rand Paul's bill (S.3287) - July 18, 2012 by Magic City Morning Star - It is vital to the liberty of America that S.3287 and H.R. 5925 be passed! American private property rights and personal privacy rights are evaporating quickly and we must act now to save them! We can pass both bills -- if we act now and put ...

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      As noted by Magic City Morning Star on July 18, 2012, "It is vital to the liberty of America that S.3287 and H.R. 5925 be passed! American private property rights and personal privacy rights are evaporating quickly and we must act now to save them! We can pass both bills -- if we act now and put ..." (http://www.magic-city-news.com/National_19/Stop_Federal_Drone_Spying_Support_Senator_Rand_Paul_s_bill_S_328716172.shtml)
    • Rand Paul to the Rescue: Authors Bill to Stop Federal Drone Spying! - July 18, 2012 by Canada Free Press - Scott’s phone number is: (202) 225-6531 It is vital to the liberty of America that S.3287 and H.R. 5925 be passed! American private property rights and personal privacy rights are evaporating quickly and we must act now to save them! We can pass both ...

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      As noted by Canada Free Press on July 18, 2012, "Scott’s phone number is: (202) 225-6531 It is vital to the liberty of America that S.3287 and H.R. 5925 be passed! American private property rights and personal privacy rights are evaporating quickly and we must act now to save them! We can pass both ..." (http://www.canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/48159)
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