S.J.Res.57 - A joint resolution to establish a national policy on permanent papers.101st Congress (1989-1990)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Pell, Claiborne [D-RI] (Introduced 02/08/1989)|
|Committees:||Senate - Governmental Affairs | House - Government Operations; House Administration|
|Latest Action:||10/12/1990 Became Public Law No: 101-423.|
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Summary: S.J.Res.57 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (09/17/1990)
Declares it to be the policy of the United States that Federal records, books, and publications of enduring value be produced on acid-free permanent papers.
Makes recommendations relating to such papers to Federal agencies, American publishers, and to State and local governments. Recommends that the Secretary of State, the Librarian of Congress, the Archivist of the United States, and others make known such national policy to foreign governments and appropriate international agencies.
Directs the Librarian of Congress, the Archivist of the United States, and the Public Printer to monitor progress in implementing such policy and to report to the Congress on December 31, 1991, December 31, 1993, and December 31, 1995.