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Jan 20, 2011
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.
Representative for Kentucky's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2011
Length: 21 pages
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.
Section2 - States that the purpose of this Act is to increase accountability for and transparency in the federal regulatory process by requiring Congress to approve all new major regulations.Section3 ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
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Rules Change — Agreed To
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 8, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 7, 2011
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