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.
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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
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 409 (104th).
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H.R. 2715 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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