To expand the Government's use and administration of data to facilitate transparency, effective governance, and innovation, and for other purposes.
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Apr 26, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Washington's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016
Length: 34 pages
- See Instead:
S. 2852 (same title)
Passed Senate — Dec 10, 2016
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2852 (114th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 5051 (114th).
H.R. 5051 (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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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