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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 8, 2011
Length: 21 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on December 7, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
204 Cosponsors (203 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
“Olson votes for accountability in the regulatory process”
— Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX22, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 7, 2011
“Congressman Larry Bucshon Votes to Reign in Government Red Tape”
— Rep. Larry Bucshon [R-IN8] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 7, 2011
“Rogers Supports REINS Act to Rein in Federal Red Tape”
— Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers [R-KY5] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 7, 2011
Oct 8, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3765 (111th).
Jan 20, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Oct 25, 2011
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Dec 6, 2011
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 479 (112th).
Dec 7, 2011
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
H.R. 10 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 10. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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