S. 785 (112th): Freedom from Government Competition Act

Introduced:

Apr 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2011
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require that the Federal Government procure from the private sector the goods and services necessary for the operations and management of certain Government agencies, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 523 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 2013

H.R. 1474 (Related)
Freedom from Government Competition Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 12, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 785” 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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History

Introduced
Apr 12, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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