About the bill
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 49th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2013
Length: 32 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 18, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
10 Cosponsors (5 Republicans, 5 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Issa, Quigley Host Transparency Caucus Event on Open Data and Job Creation”
— Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL5] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 26, 2014
H.R. 2061 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2061. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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