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S. 380 (116th): GOOD Act

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A bill to increase access to agency guidance documents.

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Sponsor and status

Ron Johnson

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Wisconsin. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2019
Length: 12 pages
Introduced
Feb 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Walker Introduces GOOD Act to Increase Federal Agency Transparency and Instill Public Trust in our Institutions
    — Rep. Mark Walker [R-NC6, 2015-2020] on Jun 29, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 380 will be negligible.

History

Feb 7, 2019
 
Introduced

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Feb 13, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 25, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

S. 380 (116th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 380. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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