H.R. 1974 (112th): Access to Congressionally Mandated Reports Act

To require the Public Printer to establish and maintain a website accessible to the public that allows the public to obtain electronic copies of all congressionally mandated reports in one place, and for other purposes.

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May 24, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mike Quigley

Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district



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May 24, 2011

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Jun 22, 2011
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H.R. 1974 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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