H.B. No. 5299
Session Year 2007
 


AN ACT CONCERNING COMPUTER SOFTWARE PURCHASED BY STATE AGENCIES.

To require state agencies to consider the use of open source code software as an alternative to the use of proprietary software.

Introduced by:
Government Administration and Elections Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 2/16/2007Public Hearing 02/21
 2/14/2007Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections
 2/13/2007Drafted by Committee
 1/29/2007(GAE)Vote to Draft
 1/10/2007Referred to Joint Committee on Government Administration and Elections

Co-sponsors of HB-5299

Rep. Tim O'Brien, 24th Dist.

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