S. 2590 (109th): Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006


Apr 6, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006


Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 26, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 26, 2006.


Pub.L. 109-282


Thomas Coburn

Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2006
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require full disclosure of all entities and organizations receiving Federal funds.

Summary (CRS)

9/26/2006--Public Law.Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 - Directs the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), by January 1, 2008, to ensure the existence and operation of a ... Read more >


Apr 6, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 27, 2006
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.

Sep 7, 2006
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 8, 2006
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).

Sep 13, 2006
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 26, 2006
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2590”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


47 cosponsors (29R, 18D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S.Con.Res. 114 (Related)
A concurrent resolution providing for corrections to the enrollment of the bill S. 2590.

Agreed To (Concurrent Resolution)
Sep 13, 2006

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