S. 3484: Public Online Information Act of 2016

A bill to establish an advisory committee to issue nonbinding governmentwide guidelines on making public information available on the Internet, to require publicly available Government information held by the executive branch to be made available on the Internet, to express the sense of Congress that publicly available information held by the legislative and judicial branches should be available on the Internet, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Nov 29, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Nov 29, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on November 29, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Jon Tester

Senior Senator from Montana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2016
Length: 25 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Nov 29, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 3484 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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