S. 282: Taxpayers Right-To-Know Act


Jan 28, 2015


Reported by Committee on May 6, 2015

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 6, 2015.


James Lankford

Junior Senator from Oklahoma



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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2015
Length: 16 pages


32% chance of being enacted (details)

See Instead:

H.R. 598 (same title)
Passed House — Jan 11, 2016

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A bill to provide taxpayers with an annual report disclosing the cost and performance of Government programs and areas of duplication among them, and for other purposes.

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Jan 28, 2015

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May 6, 2015
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