H.R. 2146 (112th): DATA Act

Introduced:

Jun 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 25, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Darrell Issa

Representative for California's 49th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2012
Length: 84 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 31, United States Code, to require accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 13, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 22, 2011
 
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.

Apr 25, 2012
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2146”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (10R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1222 (Related)
DATA Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 16, 2011

S. 3600 (Related)
Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

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