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Aug 1, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 6, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Wyoming At Large
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Last Updated: May 7, 2014
Length: 8 pages
To amend titles 5 and 28, United States Code, to require annual reports to Congress on, and the maintenance of databases on, awards of fees and other expenses to prevailing parties in certain administrative proceedings and court cases to which the United States is a party, and for other purposes.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 384.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2919”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 14, 2015
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2919 — 113th Congress: Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2919
“H.R. 2919 — 113th Congress: Open Book on Equal Access to Justice Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2919>
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