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Feb 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on December 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Pennsylvania
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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2009
Length: 28 pages
A bill to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media.
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Last Action: Jul 30, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 448 — 111th Congress: Free Flow of Information Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s448
“S. 448 — 111th Congress: Free Flow of Information Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s448>
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