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Mar 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 14, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 15, 2007
Length: 19 pages
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.
3/14/2007--Passed House amended.Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 2007 - Amends the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to revise requirements for federal agency disclosures of information requested under that Act.Section3 ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 31, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 6, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1309 — 110th Congress: Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1309
“H.R. 1309 — 110th Congress: Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1309>
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