Oct 1, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 17, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2009
Length: 10 pages
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H.R. 3714 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 17, 2010
About the bill
A bill to promote freedom of the press around the world.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1739 — 111th Congress: Daniel Pearl Freedom of the Press Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1739
“S. 1739 — 111th Congress: Daniel Pearl Freedom of the Press Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1739>
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