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H.R. 2804 (113th): Achieving Less Excess in Regulation and Requiring Transparency Act of 2014

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To amend title 5, United States Code, to require the Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs to publish information about rules on the Internet, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

George Holding

Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 13th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2014
Length: 90 pages
Jul 24, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 27, 2014 but was never passed by the Senate.


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: ALERRT Act of 2013 (Feb 25, 2014)

What legislators are saying

House Passes Collins Sue and Settle Legislation
    — Rep. Doug Collins [R-GA9, 2013-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 27, 2014

Rep. Van Hollen Statement in Opposition to H.R. 2804 and H.R. 899
    — Sen. Chris Van Hollen [D-MD] on Feb 28, 2014

Flores Casts Votes to Stop Government Abuse
    — Rep. Bill Flores [R-TX17, 2011-2020] on Feb 28, 2014

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Jul 24, 2013

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Feb 11, 2014
Ordered Reported

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Feb 27, 2014
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 2804 (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. 2804. 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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