Bill Text — Oct 13, 2011
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Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Passed House & Senate on Jul 29, 2011
This bill was passed by Congress on July 29, 2011 but was not enacted before the end of its Congressional session. (It is possible this bill is waiting for the signature of the President.)
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2011
Length: 58 pages
Passed Senate — Aug 1, 2011
A bill to establish the Commission on Freedom of Information Act Processing Delays.
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Last Action: May 5, 2010
Last Action: Aug 1, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 627 — 112th Congress: Faster FOIA Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s627
“S. 627 — 112th Congress: Faster FOIA Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s627>
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