Summary

2/14/2013--Introduced.Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2013 - Requires each federal agency with extramural research expenditures of over $100 million to develop a federal research... Read More

Status

This bill was introduced on Feb 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not passed.

Date Introduced
Feb 14, 2013

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I support S. 350 ("A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research") because open access to federally funded research is a critical next step toward opening up innovation and enabling research outputs—already purchased with tax dollars—to filter through the economy and into the hands of those who put them to use.

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Bill Summary

2/14/2013--Introduced.Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2013 - Requires each federal agency with extramural research expenditures of over $100 million to develop a federal research public access policy, following common procedures for the collection and depositing of research papers, that is consistent with, and that advances, the purposes of the agency. Makes each federal research public access policy applicable to: (1) researchers employed by the federal agency whose works remain in the public domain, and (2) researchers funded by the agency. Specifies exclusions. Requires each federal agency to submit an annual report on its federal research public access policy to specified congressional committees.

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