To amend title 31, United States Code, to provide for transparency of payments made from the Judgment Fund.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 26, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on November 16, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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16 Cosponsors (16 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Stewart Introduces Legislation to Increase Transparency for Tax Dollars Used in Government Lawsuits”
— Rep. Chris Stewart [R-UT2] (Sponsor) on Mar 26, 2015
“Goodlatte Applauds Committee Passage of Bill to Promote Transparency in Government Settlements”
— Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6, 1993-2018] on Nov 16, 2016
Mar 26, 2015
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Nov 16, 2016
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Jun 28, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1096 (115th).
H.R. 1669 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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