Feb 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
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
About the bill
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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Failed Cloture in the Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2035 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
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. 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, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s448>
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