Section 702 Under Review: How Can Congress Address Warrantless Surveillance?
Hear from congressional offices leading efforts to reauthorize and reform Section 702 of the FISA Amendment Act of 2008 at a staff-only panel discussion hosted by the Fourth Amendment Advisory Committee and the American Civil Liberties Union. It will take place Monday (Jan. 8) at noon in Rayburn 2456. RSVP here.
Section 702 is the authority under which the government acquires hundreds of millions of communications annually, including the incidental collection of Americans' communications without a warrant. A vote is expected on reauthorizing legislation in the upcoming week.
- Nima Binara, Counsel for Sen. Leahy, co-sponsor the Senate version of the USA Liberty Act
- ZJ Hull, Legislative Counsel for Rep. Lofgren, co-sponsor of the USA Rights Act
- Neema Guliani, ACLU Legislative Counsel
- Moderator Sharon Bradford Franklin, senior fellow at the Open Technology Institute and former executive director of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
- Additional panelists are invited
WHEN: Monday, Jan. 8 at noon
WHERE: Rayburn 2456
RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfaBuUpHQu_DUqHHhHNw-vNujfzhm3XwHxarhbxHKuGEDMlxQ/viewform or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Snacks and refreshments will be served. No interns or media, please. The event is hosted by the Fourth Amendment Advisory Committee and the American Civil Liberties Union.