H.R. 3124 (112th): Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2011


Oct 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lacy Clay Jr.

Representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 6, 2011
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Advisory Committee Act to increase the transparency of Federal advisory committees, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Federal Advisory Committee Act Amendments of 2011 - Amends the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) to require appointments to federal agency advisory committees to be made without regard to political ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 6, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 13, 2011
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3124”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (16D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1320 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 26, 2010

H.R. 1104 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 2013

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