To amend title 44, United States Code, to ensure the availability of no-fee public access to government information, to reform the Federal Depository Library Program, to authorize the activities of the Superintendent of Documents, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 15, 2018
Length: 63 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on April 12, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Modernizing Fundamental Public Access to Government Information”
— Rep. Gregg Harper [R-MS3, 2009-2018] (Sponsor) on Apr 12, 2018
What stakeholders are saying
Mar 15, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 12, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.R. 5305 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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