H.R.6714 - Electronic Court Records Reform Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Collins, Doug [R-GA-9] (Introduced 09/06/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/06/2018 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6714 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/06/2018)
Electronic Court Records Reform Act of 2018
This bill directs the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts to consolidate the Case Management/Electronic Case Files system into one system.
Additionally, it establishes certain requirements for the Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) system, including the following:
- documents filed with a federal court must be publicly accessible not later than five days after filing, and
- documents on PACER must be available to the public and to parties before the court free of charge.