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May 11, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oklahoma
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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2010
Length: 14 pages
A bill to require Congress to establish a unified and searchable database on a public website for congressional earmarks as called for by the President in his 2010 State of the Union Address to Congress.
Earmark Transparency Act - Amends the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 to require the Secretary of the Senate, the Senate Sergeant of Arms, and the Clerk of the House of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3335 — 111th Congress: Earmark Transparency Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3335
“S. 3335 — 111th Congress: Earmark Transparency Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3335>
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