New Cosponsor — Apr 24, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican).
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency.
The “S.” in “S. 2096” means this is a Senate 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2096 — 112th Congress: Federal Research Public Access Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2096
“S. 2096 — 112th Congress: Federal Research Public Access Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. July 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2096>
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|date=February 9, 2012
|quote=Federal Research Public Access Act of 2012