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Jun 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
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.
Representative for California's 49th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2012
Length: 84 pages
To amend title 31, United States Code, to require accountability and transparency in Federal spending, and for other purposes.
4/25/2012--Passed House amended.Digital Accountability and Transparency Act of 2012 or DATA Act - TitleI - Accountability and Transparency in Federal SpendingSection101 - Requires each person, state, local, or tribal government, ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 16, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012
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