Freedom of Information Act (P.L. 89-487)

Public Law | Bills | Reports | Hearings and Related Documents | Debates | Presidential Statements

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Public Law
P.L.89-487, 80 Stat. 250 (1966)
Bills
S. 1160, Reported and ordered to be printed May 9, 1966
S. 1160, Referred to the Committee on Government Operations October 14, 1965
S. 1160, Introduced February 17, 1965
Reports
House Report 89-1497, Clarifying and Protecting the Right of the Public to Information, to accompany S. 1160, May 9, 1966
Senate Report 89-813, Clarifying and Protecting the Right of the Public to Information, and For Other Purposes, to accompany S. 1160, October 4 (legislative day, October 1), 1965
Hearings and Related Documents
Administrative Procedure Act, Hearings before the Subcommittee on Administrative Practice and Procedure of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, 89th Congress, May 12, 13, 14, and 21, 1965
Debates
Clarifying and protecting the Right of Public to information, Congressional Record 26820 October 13, 1965
Clarifying and protecting the Right of Public to information, Congressional Record 13007 June 20, 1966
Presidential Statements
Availability of Government Records and Information, Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents, July 11, 1966
Updated June 26, 2015