H.R. 35 (111th): Presidential Records Act Amendments of 2009

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 7, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Edolphus “Ed” Towns

Representative for New York's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 19, 2009
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 22 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Presidential Records Act, to establish procedures for the consideration of claims of constitutionally based privilege against disclosure of Presidential records.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 7, 2009
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

May 19, 2009
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

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