H. R. 6858
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
September 10, 2008
Mr. Cannon (for himself, Mr. Smith of Texas, Mr. Conyers, and Ms. Linda T. Sánchez of California) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
To amend title 5, United States Code, to make amendments to certain provisions of title 5, United States Code, enacted by the Congressional Review Act.
This Act may be cited as the
Administrative Review Improvement Act
Amendments to the Congressional Review Act
Referral of reports
Section 801(a)(1)(C) of title 5, United States Code, is amended—
the House of Representatives or;
in the case of the House of Representatives, each relevant committee of
the House of Representatives and, in the case of the Senate after
ranking member of .
Section 804 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:
each committee of the House with jurisdiction under the rules of the House to report a bill to amend the provision of law under which the rule is issued; and
the Committee on the Judiciary, as the committee of the House with jurisdiction under the rules of the House to report a bill to amend subchapter II of chapter 5.
Conforming amendments relating to identification of relevant committees
Chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, is amended—
801(a)(2)(A), by striking
in each House of the Congress and
in the Senate and each relevant committee in the
section 802(b)(1), by striking
the committees in each House of Congress
with jurisdiction and inserting
the appropriate committees in
The amendments made by this Act shall take effect 60 days after the date of the enactment of this Act.