H.R. 4904: MEGABYTE Act of 2016

To require the Director of the Office of Management and Budget to issue a directive on the management of software licenses, and for other purposes.



Apr 12, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 29, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 29, 2016.


Pub.L. 114-210


Matthew Cartwright

Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2016
Length: 2 pages


Apr 12, 2016

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Apr 14, 2016
Reported by Committee

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Jun 7, 2016
Passed House

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Jul 14, 2016
Passed Senate

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Jul 29, 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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