To amend title 5, United States Code, to establish certain procedures for conducting in-person or telephonic interactions by Executive branch employees with individuals, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 30, 2013
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Congresswoman Jenkins's Bill - Stop Government Abuse Act - Passes U.S. House”
— Rep. Lynn Jenkins [R-KS2, 2009-2018] (Sponsor) on Aug 1, 2013
“Reining in Regulations to Achieve Real Economic Growth”
— Rep. Tom Rice [R-SC7] on Aug 2, 2013
Jul 17, 2013
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Jul 24, 2013
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.
Aug 1, 2013
Bill Causing Indirect Action — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 322 (113th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 2711 (113th).
H.R. 2711 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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