Public Policy & Legislation
USA PATRIOT Act of
Visit this page for the text of the Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism (USA PATRIOT) Act of 2001 (USA PATRIOT Act). Read about the implications of this law on civil liberties.
The UUA condemns illegal, warrantless wiretapping by the National Security Agency (NSA). As a religious movement based in freedom, and one dedicated to use of the democratic process, the UUA strongly supports civil liberties and is gravely concerned about a program which infringes on those rights.