H.R. 4983 (111th): Transparency in Government Act of 2010


Mar 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Quigley

Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2010
Length: 41 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Ethics in Government Act of 1978, the Rules of the House of Representatives, the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995, and the Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 to improve access to information in the legislative and executive branches of the Government, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/25/2010--Introduced.Transparency in Government Act of 2010 - Amends the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 to revise or prescribe requirements for greater disclosure and electronic filing of personal financial information ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 25, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4983”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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