H.R. 3571 (110th): To amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to permit individuals who have served as employees of the Office of Compliance to serve as Executive Director, Deputy Executive Director, or General Counsel of the Office, and to permit individuals appointed to such positions to serve one additional term.


Sep 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 26, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 26, 2007.


Pub.L. 110-164


Robert Brady

Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district



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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 with respect to the prohibition against any member of the Board of Directors of the Office of Compliance (OC) having held a position ... Read more >


Sep 18, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 2, 2007
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 18, 2007
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

Dec 19, 2007
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 26, 2007
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3571”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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