Vote — Jul 30, 2015 1:47 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/4
Feb 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on February 16, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2005
Length: 14 pages
Reported by Committee — Sep 21, 2006
To promote openness in Government by strengthening section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2007
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 867 — 109th Congress: OPEN Government Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr867
“H.R. 867 — 109th Congress: OPEN Government Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr867>
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