Feb 16, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Texas
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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2006
Length: 16 pages
About the bill
A bill to promote accessibility, accountability, and 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.
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 394 — 109th Congress: OPEN Government Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s394
“S. 394 — 109th Congress: OPEN Government Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s394>
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