A bill to amend title 44, United States Code, to protect open, machine-readable databases.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Michigan. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 27, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Aug 6, 2020
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 4500 (116th).
S. 960 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 960. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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