S. 2340: MEGABYTE Act of 2016


Dec 2, 2015


Passed Senate on Jul 7, 2016

This bill passed in the Senate on July 7, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.


Bill Cassidy

Junior Senator from Louisiana



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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2016
Length: 6 pages


50% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 4904 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jul 29, 2016

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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.

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Dec 2, 2015

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Feb 10, 2016
Reported by Committee

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Jul 7, 2016
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Passed House

Signed by the President

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