S. 3826 (111th): Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2010


Sep 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim DeMint

Senator from South Carolina



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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2010
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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)

9/22/2010--Introduced.Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2010 - Rewrites provisions regarding congressional review of agency rulemaking to require congressional approval of major rules of the executive ... Read more >

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Sep 22, 2010

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3826”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


12 cosponsors (12R) (show)
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Related Bills

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

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 8, 2009

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