Meetings & Events in 2013
March 5, 2013 Public Meeting
The meeting on March 5, 2013 was the Board's second public meeting.Board Members Rachel Brand, Elisebeth Collins Cook, James Dempsey, and Patricia Wald convened the Board to provide an update on the Board's activities and to provide the opportunity for further public comment.
July 9, 2013 Public Workshop
Workshop regarding surveillance programs operated pursuant to Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act and Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
November 4, 2013 Public Hearing
This hearing will continue the PCLOB's study of the federal government's surveillance programs operated pursuant to Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act and Section 702 of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. Recommendations for changes to these programs and the operations of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court will be considered at the hearing to ensure that counterterrorism efforts properly balance the need to protect privacy and civil liberties.