To amend chapter 22 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Presidential Records Act, to establish procedures for the consideration of claims of constitutionally based privilege against disclosure of Presidential records.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 38th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 22, 2002
Length: 8 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on October 9, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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44 Cosponsors (37 Democrats, 6 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Apr 11, 2002
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Oct 9, 2002
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H.R. 4187 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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