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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Aug 15, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on August 15, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district
A bill to provide for public ownership of certain documents of elected public officials.
8/15/1974--Introduced.Public Documents Act - Defines "elected official of the United States" and "public documents" as used in this Act. Declares that, within 180 days after an elected official of the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 16454”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 16454 — 93rd Congress: Public Documents Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16454
“H.R. 16454 — 93rd Congress: Public Documents Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16454>
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