S. 282: Taxpayers Right-To-Know Act

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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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


3% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

See Instead:

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


Jan 28, 2015

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May 6, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 282 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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