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 bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Texas. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 9, 2012
Length: 7 pages
Feb 9, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 9, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 2, 2006
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2695 (109th).
Feb 9, 2012
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S. 2096 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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