About the bill
- Full Title
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2005
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6 cosponsors (4D, 2R) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s394>
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