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Nov 17, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 24, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2010
Length: 8 pages
To require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to issue guidance on the use of peer-to-peer file sharing software to prohibit the personal use of such software by Government employees, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4098 — 111th Congress: Secure Federal File Sharing Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4098
“H.R. 4098 — 111th Congress: Secure Federal File Sharing Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4098>
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