H.R. 3765 (111th): Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2009


Oct 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 8, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Geoff Davis

Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 8, 2009
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that major rules of the executive branch shall have no force or effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted into law.

Summary (CRS)

Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2009 - Rewrites provisions regarding congressional review of agency rulemaking to require congressional approval of major rules of the executive ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 8, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3765”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


85 cosponsors (85R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 10 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Dec 7, 2011

S. 3826 (Related)
Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2010

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