A bill to protect free speech.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for Pennsylvania. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2009
Length: 11 pages
Feb 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 6, 2008
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2977 (110th).
Feb 13, 2009
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S. 449 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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