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H.R. 2542 (113th): Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2013

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To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Spencer Bachus III

Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2013
Length: 68 pages
Introduced
Jun 27, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

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).

Cosponsors

19 Cosponsors (17 Republicans, 2 Democrats)

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History

Jun 27, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jul 10, 2013
 
Considered by Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law

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Jul 24, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Jul 31, 2013
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 18, 2013
 
Considered by House Committee on Small Business

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H.R. 2542 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2542. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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