USA FREEDOM Act Amendments to FISA

Published: June 2015Click To View (PDF)

To better understand how the USA FREEDOM Act amends the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 (FISA), the Westin Center created a redlined version of the FISA reflecting the FREEDOM Act’s changes. Please note that the chart below does not include the entire FREEDOM Act – which is more than 100 pages long – or FISA, but rather the specific sections and provisions that are central for privacy professionals.