Dec 5, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 24, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 25, 1996
Length: 6 pages
About the bill
To amend chapter 35 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Paperwork Reduction Act, to minimize the burden of Federal paperwork demands upon small businesses, educational and nonprofit institutions, Federal contractors, State and local governments, and other persons through the sponsorship and use of alternative information technologies.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 409 (104th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2715 — 104th Congress: Paperwork Elimination Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr2715
“H.R. 2715 — 104th Congress: Paperwork Elimination Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1995. August 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr2715>
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