H.R. 5775 (111th): Grant Accessibility and Transparency Enhancement Act of 2010


Jul 19, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Sestak

Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To require the establishment of a commission on earmark reform, to consolidate and streamline the grants management structure of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/19/2010--Introduced.Grant Accessibility and Transparency Enhancement Act of 2010 - Requires the President to establish the National Commission on Earmark Reform to: (1) study the laws and practices related to replacing ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 19, 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. 5775”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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