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  • Latest Action: Dec 16, 2011 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

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  • 4% of users support H.R.3699

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    Supporting Organizations

    • Association of American Publishers

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    • Ecological Society of America

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    • Copyright Alliance

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    • Software & Information Industry Association

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    • Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition

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    • American Association of Law Libraries

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    • The Alliance for Taxpayer Access

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    • Anti-Open Access Bill Dies - February 29, 2012 by Scientist - Representatives Darrell Issa (R-CA) and Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), who introduced the legislation last December, said on Monday (Feb 27) that the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee would drop the RWA, officially known as HR 3699.

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