H.R. 3071 (112th): Presidential Records Act Amendments of 2011

Introduced:

Sep 29, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edolphus “Ed” Towns
Representative for New York's 10th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2011
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 22 of title 44, United States Code, popularly known as the Presidential Records Act, to establish procedures for the consideration of claims of constitutionally based privilege against disclosure of Presidential records.

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H.R. 35 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jan 7, 2009

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3071” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Sep 29, 2011
Reported by Committee
Nov 17, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (16D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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