Federal - S 779

A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency.

Introduced

March 18, 2015

Description

A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 5

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  • March 8, 2016 — Reported to the Senate with an amendment in the nature of a substitute by the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee and placed on the Senate Legislative Calendar. S Rept 114-224Congressional Record p. S1344

  • Dec. 17, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Murphy, C. (D-Conn.)
  • Aug. 26, 2015Cost Estimate issued by Congressional Budget Office.

  • Aug. 4, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Johnson, R. (R-Wis.)
  • July 29, 2015 — Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee vote: Miscellaneous Measures-Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full Senate (as amended) .

  • July 29, 2015 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

    July 29, 2015 — Committee Vote: Miscellaneous Measures — Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full Senate (as amended) .

  • July 22, 2015 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Markey, (D-Mass.)Schatz, (D-Hawaii)
  • June 24, 2015 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

  • March 18, 2015 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Wyden, (D-Ore.)
  • March 18, 2015 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.Congressional Record p. S1628