To impose certain limitations on consent decrees and settlement agreements by agencies that require the agencies to take regulatory action in accordance with the terms thereof, and for other purposes.
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Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2013
Length: 18 pages
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H.R. 1493 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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