H.R. 5037 (111th): Federal Research Public Access Act of 2009

To provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Apr 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael “Mike” Doyle Jr.

Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district



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Apr 15, 2010

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H.R. 5037 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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