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H.R. 1582: Electronic Message Preservation Act

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To amend title 44, United States Code, to require preservation of certain electronic records by Federal agencies, to require a certification and reports relating to Presidential records, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Elijah Cummings

Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2019
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Mar 7, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 12, 2019

This bill passed in the House on March 12, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
74% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

Mar 7, 2019
 
Introduced

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Mar 12, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1582 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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