H.R. 4098 (111th): Secure Federal File Sharing Act

Introduced:

Nov 17, 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 March 24, 2010 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: Mar 25, 2010
Length: 8 pages

See Instead:

S. 3484 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 14, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

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S. 3484 (Related)
Secure Federal File Sharing Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 2010

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4098” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Nov 17, 2009
Reported by Committee
Mar 4, 2010
Passed House
Mar 24, 2010
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Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (10D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 24, 2010 3:46 p.m.
Passed 408/13

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