To amend title 44, United States Code, to require preservation of certain electronic records by Federal agencies, to require a certification and reports relating to Presidential records, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 25, 2013
Length: 14 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 18, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 20, 2013
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Mar 12, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1582.
H.R. 1234 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Electronic Message Preservation Act, H.R. 1234, 113th Cong. (2013).
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