To enhance citizen access to Government information and services by establishing plain language as the standard style for Government documents issued to the public, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2008
Length: 8 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 14, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
H.R. 3548 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3548. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Plain Language in Government Communications Act of 2008, H.R. 3548, 110th Cong. (2007).
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