H.R. 1155: SCRUB Act of 2016

The SCRUB Act (H.R. 1155) would establish a commission to review existing federal regulations and identify those that should be repealed, with the goal of reducing the cost of regulations on the economy. The bill also would direct agencies to review all regulations within 10 years.

“My mission with the SCRUB Act is to require a full evaluation of ...

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 27, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jan 7, 2016

This bill passed in the House on January 7, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Jason Smith

Representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 11, 2016
Length: 31 pages

Prognosis:

13% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Feb 27, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 24, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jan 7, 2016
 
Passed House

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1155 is 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.

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