H.R. 5952 (112th): To require each Federal agency to submit and obtain approval from the Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy of guidelines for ensuring and maximizing the quality, objectivity, utility, and integrity of scientific information relied upon by the agency.

Introduced:
Jun 18, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Donald Manzullo
Representative for Illinois's 16th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 18, 2012
Length
4 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 18, 2012
Referred to Committee Jun 18, 2012
 
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Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (6R, 3D) (show)
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House Oversight and Government Reform

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6/18/2012--Introduced.
Requires federal agencies, by January 1, 2013, to have in effect guidelines to ensure and maximize the quality, objectivity, utility, and integrity of the scientific information upon which the agencies rely.

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