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Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2009
Length: 6 pages
To require Federal agencies to collaborate in the development of freely-available open source educational materials in college-level physics, chemistry, and math, and for other purposes.
3/12/2009--Introduced.Learning Opportunities With Creation of Open Source Textbooks (LOW COST) Act of 2009 - Requires each federal agency that expends more than $10 million in a fiscal year on scientific ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4455 (113th).
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1464 — 111th Congress: Learning Opportunities With Creation of Open Source Textbooks (LOW COST) Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1464
“H.R. 1464 — 111th Congress: Learning Opportunities With Creation of Open Source Textbooks (LOW COST) Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1464>
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