To amend section 552(h) of title 5, United States Code, to require agencies provide records to the Director of the Office of Government Information Services.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2018
Length: 2 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on March 15, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Farenthold Introduces Amendment to Protect CCAD”
— Rep. Blake Farenthold [R-TX27, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Mar 15, 2018
Mar 13, 2018
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Mar 15, 2018
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H.R. 5253 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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