S. 1061 (112th): Government Litigation Savings Act

Introduced:

May 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Barrasso

Senator from Wyoming

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 25, 2011
Length: 12 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1996 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Nov 17, 2011

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 5 and 28, United States Code, with respect to the award of fees and other expenses in cases brought against agencies of the United States, to require the Administrative Conference of the United States to compile, and make publically available, certain data relating to the Equal Access to Justice Act, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1996 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2011

S. 1720 (Related)
Jobs Through Growth Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 18, 2011

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History

Introduced
May 25, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (13R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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