To maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: May 14, 2013
Length: 8 pages
- See Instead:
S. 987 (same title)
Ordered Reported by Committee — Sep 12, 2013
This is the first step in the legislative process.
H.R. 1962 (113th) was a 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.
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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 1962 — 113th Congress: Free Flow of Information Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1962
“H.R. 1962 — 113th Congress: Free Flow of Information Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. January 24, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1962>
|title=H.R. 1962 (113th)
|accessdate=January 24, 2017
|author=113th Congress (2013)
|date=May 14, 2013
|quote=Free Flow of Information Act of 2013
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.