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S. 2427 - OPEN Government Act of 2007

Government information. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to promote accessibility, accountability, and openness in Government by strengthening section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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OPEN Government Act of 2007

S. 2427 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to promote accessibility, accountability, and openness in Government by strengthening section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to promote accessibility, accountability, and openness in Government by strengthening section 552 of title 5, United States Code (commonly referred to as the Freedom of Information Act), and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • OPEN Government Act of 2007
  • Openness Promotes Effectiveness in our National Government Act of 2007
Sponsor
Patrick J. Leahy
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Government information
  • Actions and defenses
  • Administrative fees
  • Budgets
  • Civil liberties
  • Communications
  • Congress
  • Congressional investigations
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Consent decrees
  • Disciplining of employees
  • Executive departments
  • Executive reorganization
  • Federal employees
  • Federal officials
  • Freedom of information
  • Government employees
  • Government paperwork
  • Government publicity
  • Government statistics
  • Identification devices
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Legal fees
  • Limitation of actions
  • National Archives and Records Administration
  • Ombudsman
  • Personnel management
  • Politics and government
  • Position classification
  • Promotions
  • Public records
  • Rating of employees
  • Reporters and reporting
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Major Actions
Introduced12/06/2007
Referred to Committee
Bill History

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ActionDateDescription
Introduced12/06/2007
12/06/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S14853-14854)
12/06/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
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